Chrissey Clarke

Standard Name: Clarke, Chrissey

Connections

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Family and Intimate relationships George Eliot
Chrissey , elder sister of Marian Lewes (or GE ), died of consumption, aged forty-five; since Isaac Evans had embargoed correspondence, Marian had not known until the previous month that her sister was ill.
Ashton, Rosemary. George Eliot: A Life. Hamish Hamilton, 1996.
184
Haight, Gordon S. George Eliot: A Biography. Oxford University Press, 1968.
277
Family and Intimate relationships George Eliot
Her elder sister, Christiana or Chrissey Evans , born in 1814, was an important figure in her life, who often needed financial and emotional support when they were adults.
Karl, Frederick R. George Eliot: Voice of a Century. W.W. Norton, 1995.
12-13
Family and Intimate relationships George Eliot
Fifteen years later when Chrissey 's husband died, GE visited to help plan her sister's future. Her brother was indignant when she then went back to London, taking as her priority the earning of money...
Occupation George Eliot
Chrissey Evans , elder sister of Mary Ann Evans (later GE ) got married, leaving Mary Ann with the responsibility of housekeeping for her father and brother.
Karl, Frederick R. George Eliot: Voice of a Century. W.W. Norton, 1995.
33
Ashton, Rosemary. George Eliot: A Life. Hamish Hamilton, 1996.
24

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