Her sister Geraldine
was her bridesmaid and Felicia Hemans
' brother-in-law, the Rev. H. Hughes
, performed the ceremony, during which MJJ
is reported to have uttered the terrible obey, with edifying distinctness.
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Espinasse, Francis, and Francis Espinasse. “Maria Jane Jewsbury”. Lancashire Worthies: Second Series, Simpkin, Marshall; John Heywood, 1877, pp. 323 - 39.
Howe, Susanne. Geraldine Jewsbury: Her Life and Errors. George Allen and Unwin, 1935.