She was usually chaperoned by her housekeeper and companion Florence Bartrop
, on whom she became more and more dependent, or sometimes by her chauffeur, Ernest Williams
, or by one or more of her close relatives.
Boll, Theophilus E. M. Miss May Sinclair: Novelist: A Biographical and Critical Introduction. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1973.
destroyed many of her papers. What she left was carefully saved by her housekeeper and companion Florence Bartrop
, and is lodged at the University of Pennsylvania
Raitt, Suzanne. May Sinclair: A Modern Victorian. Clarendon Press, 2000.