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Augusta Byron Leigh
Standard Name: Leigh, Augusta Byron
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|death||George Gordon, sixth Baron Byron||
His body was brought back to England (contrary to his expressed wishes), where dissension arose over his funeral. His sister wanted it to be private and aristocratic, while public opinion (though not the establishment) wanted...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Augusta Ada Byron||
Ada's father, the poet Lord Byron , is well known for his transgressive sexual behaviour of various kinds. His marriage to Lady Byron was shortlived: she left him twelve months after their wedding citing (and...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Augusta Ada Byron|
|Family and Intimate relationships||George Gordon, sixth Baron Byron||
Byron's elder half-sister, Augusta (child of his father's first marriage, and married in 1807 to a Colonel Leigh), became at the very least her brother's closest woman friend and, in the opinion of his biographer...
|Family and Intimate relationships||George Gordon, sixth Baron Byron|
|Friends, Associates||Elizabeth Hervey|
|Friends, Associates||Catherine Hutton|
|Friends, Associates||Anna Brownell Jameson|
|Textual Production||Lucille Iremonger|
|Textual Production||Edna O'Brien|
|Textual Production||George Paston|
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