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Elizabeth (Betty) Wedderburn

Neé Fletcher
Dates 1731 - 1758
Additional date information 1731-1758
Short biography

friend of Enlightenment figures

Biography

daughter of Andrew Fletcher and Elizabeth Kinloch, Lord and Lady Milton, educated in Chelsea, married Captain John Wedderburn of Gosford, died following birth of daughter who later wrote MS history of family, surviving correspondence, much information available on her schooling

See Katherine Glover, Elite Women and Polite Society in Eighteenth-Century Scotland (Woodbridge, 2011), 176 and passim

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