Emma <I>Wedgwood</I> Darwin

Emma Wedgwood Darwin

Maer, Newcastle-Under-Lyme Borough, Staffordshire, England
Death 2 Oct 1896 (aged 88)
Cambridge, City of Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Burial Downe, London Borough of Bromley, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 6532176 · View Source
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Emma Wedgwood was born in Maer Hall, Staffordshire. She was the granddaughter of Josiah Wedgwood, the famous potter, and the wife of Charles Darwin, the equally celebrated naturalist. Although Charles is buried in Westminster Abbey, his brother, Erasmus, lies in the same tomb as Emma.

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  • Created by: Iain MacFarlaine
  • Added: 21 Jun 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6532176
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Wedgwood Darwin (2 May 1808–2 Oct 1896), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6532176, citing St Mary the Virgin Churchyard, Downe, London Borough of Bromley, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Iain MacFarlaine (contributor 46514200) .