Hon. Adelaide Drummond (1828 - 1911)

Born: 1828 | Died: 1911 | Grave: C 011 | Category: Literature

Writer and illustrator. Eldest daughter of 2nd Baron Ribblesdale, step-daughter of Lord John Russell (Prime Minister),, wife of Maurice Drummond CB (1825-91), – Disraeli’s Private Secretary, Police Receiver and author. The Drummonds lived at several addresses in Hampstead, notably Rosslyn Hill where their son Lister [1856-1916] was born. He was a barrister, Police Magistrate and Knight of the Order of St Gregory.

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