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Dr. John Monro F.R.C.P., VI Of Fyrish
(1715-1791)
Elizabeth Culling
(-)
Rev. Dr. Edward Woodcock
(-)
Dr. Thomas Monro F.R.C.P.
(1759-1833)
Hannah Woodcock
(-1828)

Alexander Monro
(1802-1844)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Harriet Withy

2. Lucy Agnew

Alexander Monro

  • Born: 14 Jun 1802, Waterford, England
  • Christened: 12 Sep 1802, St. Mary's, Monkten Hadley, London
  • Marriage (1): Harriet Withy in 1821 in Gretna Green (Eloped) + London
  • Marriage (2): Lucy Agnew on 21 Oct 1829 in Aldenham, Hertford
  • Died: 13 Apr 1844, 87 Harley Street, London at age 41
  • Buried: St. James The Apostle Cemetery, Bushey, Herts
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bullet  Noted events in his life were:

Education. 2 Harrow and Oxford

Marriage, 1821. Eloped to Gretna Green with Catherine, who was the daughter of a neigbour. His father, D. Thomas, was so incensed, that he cut Alexander off. Alexander's elder brother, Dr. Edward Thomas interceeded. (His original letter was given to Alec Monro by Ken Monro and is in Monro Archives)

Residence, 1822, Bushey, Hertford. Son Alexander Donald was born in Bushey.

Residence, 1824-1833, Bushey, Hertford, England. Returned to family home on death of Harriet. Stayed there until death of his father in 1833. From Dr. Jefferiss notes. Need to ascertain birthplace of son William Agnew.

Waterdolours: Alexander Monro's sketchbook, Apr 1828, Bushey Museum. Copyright - Bushey Museum - Five more images on file
Stile nr. Bushey Church - Sept 1827 - Second wife + ???

Watercolours: Merry Hill Cottage - Bushey, 6 Jun 1828.


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Alexander married Harriet Withy in 1821 in Gretna Green (Eloped) + London. (Harriet Withy was born 1803?, died on 5 Dec 1823 in Bushey and was buried in St. James The Apostle Cemetery, Bushey, Herts.)


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Alexander next married Lucy Agnew, daughter of Captain Agnew and Unknown, on 21 Oct 1829 in Aldenham, Hertford. (Lucy Agnew died on 16 Jan 1865 in 58 Brompton Square, Brompton, Middlesex and was buried in St. James The Apostle Cemetery, Bushey, Herts.)

bullet  Noted events in their marriage were:

Marriage, 21 Oct 1829, Aldenham, Hertford. Source was www. familysearch. Needs to be verified



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