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Letters of the Wynne family, 1889

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 22/31

Scope and Contents

Eighteen letters concerning the death of Edward Toler Wynne.


  • 1889


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Biographical / Historical

General George Wynne (d. 27 June 1890), Colonel Commandant, Royal Engineers, married Anne (d. Corfu, 29 May 1864), daughter of Sir Daniel Toler Osborne, on 16 December 1834. Their children included Frank, Lucy, Harry and Edward Toler. Frank Wynne, C.E., married Dora (1847-1930), third daughter of General Edward Frome (1802-1890), Royal Engineer, a contemporary of General Wynne. Edward Toler Wynne, served as a Lieutenant-Colonel in the Royal Engineers before his death on 8 March 1889.


1 folder(s) (1 folder) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

MSS 11c99

Other Finding Aids

Donald H. Simpson, ed., 'The manuscript catalogue of the library of the Royal Commonwealth Society' (London, 1975), pp. 48-49.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented with the Frome Papers, which were received 1929-1933.


The Wynne family appear in 'Wynne of Hazlewood' in 'Burke's landed gentry' (1894), pp. 2288-2289.


This collection level description was created by RAS using information from Donald Simpson's R.C.S. catalogue.


Wynne family

Finding aid date

2003-12-17 14:55:57+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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