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Mary Chudleigh Oxenden

(b. 1724, Ashton, Devon – d. 1803, Wingham, Dover, Kent )

Gender: F

Margaret Chudleigh was the daughter of Sir George Chudleigh, 4th Baronet, and Frances Davie. She married Henry Oxenden (1724-1803), the son of Sir George Oxenden, reportedly bringing him a fortune of £50,000. She became Lady Oxenden in 1775, when her husband succeeded to the baronetcy. They had one son, Henry (1756-1838), who became the 7th Baronet.

Also known as:

  • Mary Oxenden (née  Chudleigh)




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