The names of CM
' elder siblings, three girls and one boy, were Mary
(who married Francis
, a son of writer Melesina Trench
, and died in 1886), Matilda
(who married Frederick Chalmers
's sister Matilda
and her husband Frederick Chalmers
turned their house at Beckenham into an orphanage, giving their charges a good home and good educations at the church schools. The children were also taught...
moved in with her sister Matilda
and her husband, Frederick Chalmers
, at their home in Beckenham, shortly after Frederick was offered the rectory there.
O’Rorke, Lucy. The Life and Friendships of Catherine Marsh. Longmans, Green & Co., 1917.
is also credited with having written the prefaces or general introductions to several works, which included the following: Agnes and the Little Key: or, Bereaved Parents Instructed and Comforted, which was written by...