Standard Name: Lumb, Hannah
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Shortly after her mother's death, young Elizabeth (called Lily, her second name) went to live with her mother's sister, Hannah Lumb , at Knutsford in Cheshire, near many of her mother's large family. Since...
Until the age of eleven, Elizabeth was taught at home by her Aunt Hannah Lumb . As befitting the Unitarian emphasis on personal freedom and rationality, she read widely, and was encouraged to make her...
Knutsford was a small but bustling country town, and Lily (EG ) passed a happy childhood in Aunt Lumb 's almost exclusively feminine household, surrounded by her mother's numerous relations, the Hollands. She much...
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