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Home for Gentlewoman

Home for Gentlewoman, 25, Queen Square, established 1849, affording a home to ladies in reduced circumstances.

Average income between 1,400 and 1,500, dependent on voluntary contributions, and the payment by the inmates of 10s. per week. Income last year, 1,473.

Treasurer, Hon. A. Kinnaird, M.P.—Sub-Treasurer, Rev. M. W. Lusignan, M. A.—Hon. Secretary, Rev. Alfred J. Buss.—Collector, Mr. W. Chaplin.


SOURCE: The Charities of London, by Samuel Low, Jun., London: Sampson Low, Son,
and Marston, Milton House, Ludgate Hill. 1861.