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Sir Ellis Ashmead-Bartlett
by Elliott & Fryalbumen cabinet card, 1870s-1880s5 3/4 in. x 4 1/8 in. (146 mm x 104 mm) image sizeacquired, 1963NPG Ax46219
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5 January 2018, 15:12
Brother of William Ashmead Bartlett who married Baroness Angela Burdett-Coutts. His name changed to William Ashamed Bartlett-Burdett-Coutts after marriage. He was born in Massachusetts and when, at the age of 36, he married the 66 year old Angela B-C she gave up most of her vast fortune because her father's Will stipulated that she could not inherit the Coutts wealth if she married a foreign born man.
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