Mary Gordon Bartrum

(1821—1857)



 BORN 28 February 1821 in Mauritius.
 DIED 30 June 1857 in Oxborough, England.
 
 FATHER Alfred Bartrum (-1826) of Mauritius.
 MOTHER Mary Abel Clinckett (b. 1798 m. 25 May 1816 in St Michael, Barbados. d. 5 April 1830 in Barbados)
 
 MARRIED Alexander Thurtell (1805-1884) on 13 July 1854 in in St Luke’s Chapel, Norwich, England.
 CHILDREN   Mary Alice Thurtell (1856-1864)
William Ellis Thurtell (1855-1923)
 
Author.
Mary’s birth is mentioned in her mother’s book Recollections Of Seven Years Residence At The Mauritius: Or Isle Of France.
Mary's poetry was published posthumously:
THURTELL, Mary Gordon.: In Memoriam. Extracts from the scrap book of Mary Gordon Thurtell. [Verses.] pp. 29. E. A. Simson: Swaffham, 1857.


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