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Wedgwood, C. E. (1836-1916)

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  • Caroline Elizabeth Wedgwood Carry 1836-1916 Daughter of Henry Allen and Jessie Wedgwood. …

To Horace Darwin   26 [July 1868]

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Summary

Writes to express his pleasure at Leonard’s success [second in the Woolwich Academy entrance examination].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Horace Darwin
Date:  26 [July 1868]
Classmark:  DAR 185: 1
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6289

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  • … Place was the home of Josiah Wedgwood III and Caroline Sarah Wedgwood. CD probably refers …

To Josiah Wedgwood III   1 May [1854]

Summary

About share transfers, involving JW as a trustee of CD/Emma marriage trust.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Josiah Wedgwood, III
Date:  1 May [1854]
Classmark:  V&A / Wedgwood Collection (MS W/M 1028)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1568

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  • … It appears that Caroline Wedgwood’s mental health was suffering at this time (Wedgwood and …
  • … Surrey, within a few miles of Caroline and Josiah Wedgwood III’s home, Leith Hill Place. …

To John Murray   6 October [1871]

Summary

Has finished seven chapters of revision of Origin [6th ed.] despite poor health. Asks JM’s opinion on a glossary of scientific terms. Encloses text for advertisement.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Murray
Date:  6 Oct [1871]
Classmark:  National Library of Scotland (John Murray Archive) (Ms. 42152 ff. 228–31)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7988

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  • … Terms. ’ CD went to visit Josiah Wedgwood III and Caroline Sarah Wedgwood at Leith Hill …

To V. O. Kovalevsky   10 August [1872]

Summary

Sends proofs and details [concerning VOK’s Russian translation of Expression (1872)].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Vladimir Onufrievich Kovalevsky (Владимир Онуфриевич Ковалевский)
Date:  10 Aug [1872]
Classmark:  Institut Mittag-Leffler
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8462

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  • … in Surrey, the home of the Josiah Wedgwood III and Caroline Sarah Wedgwood, from 13 to 21  …

Darwin, Caroline (1800–88)

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  • Caroline Sarah Darwin Wedgwood 1800–88 CD’s sister. Married Josiah Wedgwood III, her …

From Mary Susan Owen   2 February [1870]

Summary

Asks CD to be godfather to her third child [Maud Mostyn Owen].

Author:  Mary Susan Parker; Mary Susan Mostyn Owen
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  2 Feb [1870]
Classmark:  DAR 173: 45
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7094

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  • … Darwin pedigree ). Sophy and Lucy Caroline Wedgwood lived at Leith Hill Place in Surrey. …

To Francis Darwin   2 October [1876]

Summary

Thanks FD for corrections [to Orchids (1877)].

Thinks Johann von Fischer’s paper on monkeys’ rumps [Der Zoologische Garten 17 (1876): 116–27, 174–9] worth translating, and he intends to write a letter on it to Nature [Collected papers 2: 207–11].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Francis Darwin
Date:  2 Oct [1876]
Classmark:  DAR 211: 15
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10629

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  • … Place in Surrey, the home of Josiah Wedgwood III and Caroline Sarah Wedgwood, from 4 to 7 …

To W. D. Fox   7 July [1837]

Summary

Has finished the Journal; is readying it for the press.

Adds family news including Caroline’s forthcoming marriage to Josiah Wedgwood III.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Darwin Fox
Date:  7 July [1837]
Classmark:  Christ’s College Library, Cambridge (MS 53 Fox 52)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-364

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  • … press. Adds family news including Caroline’s forthcoming marriage to Josiah Wedgwood III. …
  • Caroline Darwin and Josiah Wedgwood III were married 1 August 1837 ( Darwin Pedigree ). …
  • … interested about. Caroline is going to be married to Jos Wedgwood. I do not know whether …

From F. J. Wedgwood to H. E. Darwin   [1867–72]

Summary

Miss Gourlay reports case of girl at the Lock Hospital who covered her face in shame.

Author:  Frances Julia (Snow) Wedgwood
Addressee:  Henrietta Emma Darwin; Henrietta Emma Litchfield
Date:  [1867–72]
Classmark:  DAR 181: 45
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7058

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  • … and n. 6). Wedgwood may refer to Caroline Sarah Wedgwood and Erasmus Alvey (Ras) Darwin, …

To W. D. Fox   24 August [1866]

Summary

Family news. Describes [final] illness of Susan Darwin [d. 3 Oct 1866]. CD’s health better.

Making rapid progress on Variation.

Has heard of hybrids between moths mentioned by WDF.

Work on [4th] edition of Origin has delayed Variation.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Darwin Fox
Date:  24 Aug [1866]
Classmark:  Smithsonian Libraries (Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology MSS 405 A. Gift of the Burndy Library)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5197

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  • … Sophy, Margaret Susan, and Lucy Caroline Wedgwood ( Freeman 1978 , s.v. Josiah Wedgwood …
  • … Darwin, was seriously ill. The reference is to Caroline Sarah Wedgwood. Her daughters …

To Josiah Wedgwood III   [22 August? 1847]

Summary

Writes concerning Charles Stokes’s purchase of stock in the Leeds and Bradford Guaranteed Railway.

Is glad that JW III is settled for life at Leith Hill Place.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Josiah Wedgwood, III
Date:  [22 Aug? 1847]
Classmark:  Alan Wedgwood (private collection)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1111F

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  • … Josiah Wedgwood III and his wife Caroline Sarah Wedgwood purchased Leith Hill Place, near …

To Sophy Wedgwood   24 March [1878–80]

Summary

Asks her to observe seedlings of Neottia breaking the surface to see whether the flower stems grow straight up or form arches, and whether they secrete water that softens the surrounding ground.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Katherine Elizabeth Sophy (Sophy) Wedgwood
Date:  24 Mar [1878-80]
Classmark:  Cambridge University Library (MS Add. 4251: 333)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11442

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  • … pp. 85–6 (published in 1880). Caroline Sarah Wedgwood. Francis Darwin. CD concluded that …
  • … Sophy and her sisters, Lucy Caroline and Margaret Susan Wedgwood, at Leith Hill Place in …

To George Cupples   7 June [1873]

Summary

Thanks for report on J. V. Carus’ lecture.

Glad to hear suspicion about J. H. Stirling groundless.

CD has not seen R. W. Emerson. In last two or three years has seen several Yankees. Saw a good deal of the Nortons [Charles Eliot and Susan Ridley Sedgwick].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  George Cupples
Date:  7 June [1873]
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.428)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8936

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  • … in Surrey, the home of Josiah Wedgwood III and Caroline Sarah Wedgwood, from 4 to 12  …

From W. D. Fox   21 February [1871]

Summary

Thanks CD for copy of Descent.

Notes the death of Frank Parker [CD’s nephew].

Author:  William Darwin Fox
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  21 Feb [1871]
Classmark:  DAR 164: 193
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7505

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  • … W.  D.  Fox, 15 February [1870]). Ellen Sophia Fox. Caroline Sarah Wedgwood, CD’s sister. …

From E. A. Darwin to Emma Darwin   1 September [1875?]

Summary

Reports on health [of unidentified woman].

EAD will not think of coming to Down until their return.

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  1 Sept [1875?]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B126
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10146

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  • … the letter. The invalid may have been Caroline Sarah Wedgwood, CD’s sister. In a letter to …

From William Darwin Fox   1 February [1867]

Summary

Wants to know whether Variation is published and how the other book [CD’s proposed volume on variation in nature] is going.

Author:  William Darwin Fox
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  1 Feb [1867]
Classmark:  DAR 164: 185
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5388

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  • … Sophy, Margaret Susan, and Lucy Caroline Wedgwood ( Freeman 1978 ). In his letter of 24  …
  • … Fox refers to CD’s surviving sister, Caroline Sarah Wedgwood, and to her three daughters, …

From Emma Wedgwood   [26 December 1838]

Summary

Responds to his "business letter" about the maids, then chides herself for feeling dull and disagreeable when she has had everything all her life.

Author:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [26 Dec 1838]
Classmark:  DAR 204: 155
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-462

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  • … Lord Farrer. Sophy Marianne Wedgwood, daughter of Caroline and Josiah Wedgwood III, born …

To Catherine Darwin   [22 November 1846]

Summary

Concerned about Father’s health.

Forwards a letter from FitzRoy.

Dr Erasmus Darwin’s scientific prophecies are the talk of London.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Emily Catherine (Catherine) Darwin; Emily Catherine (Catherine) Langton
Date:  [22 Nov 1846]
Classmark:  DAR 92: A1–A2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1029

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  • … on the references to the birth of Lucy Caroline Wedgwood and to Henry Hart Milman’s dinner …
  • Wedgwood III is being congratulated on the birth of his fourth daughter, Lucy Caroline, on …

To W. E. Darwin   [17 February 1857]

Summary

Is glad WED is in the sixth [form]. Discusses WED’s intention to become a barrister.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Erasmus Darwin
Date:  [17 Feb 1857]
Classmark:  DAR 210.6: 14
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1805

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  • … nickname for the daughters of Caroline and Josiah Wedgwood III. Sophy Wedgwood was 15  …
  • … Leith Hill Place, the home of Caroline and Josiah Wedgwood III, did not arrive until 27  …
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