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Ellen Harriet Tollet


Daughter of George Tollet (1767–1855) and Frances Tollet of Betley Hall, Staffordshire. A close friend of the Wedgwood and Darwin families.


Burke’s landed gentry 1846

M. E. Smith ed. 2008


Burke’s landed gentry: A genealogical and heraldic history of the commoners of Great Britain and Ireland enjoying territorial possessions or high official rank but unvisited with heritable honours. Burke’s genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry. By John Burke et al. 1st–18th edition. London: Henry Colburn [and others]. 1833–1969.

Smith, Mavis E., ed. 2008. Ellen Tollet of Betley Hall. Journals and letters from 1835. Crewe: the author.