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Honora Sneyd Edgeworth
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Birth: 1751, England
Death: May 1, 1780
Shropshire, England


Third daughter of Edward Sneyd and Susanna Cook Sneyd.
Edward Sneyd was a Major in the Royal Horse Guards, and died in America in 1776.

2nd wife [of four] of Richard Lovell Edgeworth, whom she married at Lichfield Cathedral on 17 July 1773.

Four years after returning to England from Ireland, Honora died of consumption at six in the morning on 1 May 1780 at Bighterton, near Shifnal, surrounded by her husband, her youngest sister, Charlotte and a servant. Honora Sneyd Edgeworth was buried in the nearby St. Andrew's Church, at Weston-under-Lizard, where a plaque on the wall bears witness to her life.



She was the mother of,
Honora Edgeworth [No.1], 1774-1790.
Lovell Edgeworth [No.2], 1776-1842.

For more on her life, see the biography in Wikipedia
Honora Sneyd


 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Richard Lovell Edgeworth (1744 - 1817)*
 
 Children:
  Honora Edgeworth (1774 - 1790)*
  Lovell Edgeworth (1776 - 1842)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

MDCCLXXX

Near this place was buried
HONORA EDGEWORTH
aged 28 years
Her Manners, Wisdom, and Virtue,
gained Admiration and Esteem,
without exciting
Envy

 
Burial:
St Andrew Church
Weston under Lizard
South Staffordshire Borough
Staffordshire, England
 
Created by: John
Record added: Jul 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39381113
Honora <i>Sneyd</i> Edgeworth
Added by: John
 
 
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