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Charlotte Maria Cooper Darwin


Daughter of William Brown Darwin. Of Creskeld Hall, Otley, Yorkshire. Second cousin of CD, and first cousin of William Darwin Fox. In 1849, married Francis Rhodes, who changed his surname to Darwin in 1850 under the terms of the will of his wife’s brother, Robert Alvey Darwin.


Darwin pedigree


Darwin pedigree: Pedigree of the family of Darwin. Compiled by H. Farnham Burke. N.p.: privately printed. 1888. [Reprinted in facsimile in Darwin pedigrees, by Richard Broke Freeman. London: printed for the author. 1984.]