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Portrait Lady In Black c.1850

Portrait Lady In Black c.1850

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Marie Blackie (b.1770 – d.1862)

Marie Blackie’s husband was a miller. Lawrence Walker, an eighth generation miller who had a mill in Dean Village until the 1970s, could trace his ancestry back to the Blackies.

Donor number: 0107-001

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