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Worcester Cathedral - Memorial to Charlotte Elizabeth

In 1803 Charlotte Elizabeth Digby (died 13 Sep 1820) married her cousin, as his second wife, Rev William Digby, Prebendary of Worcester (born 25 Feb 1774, died 02 Jan 1848).

Sculpted by Francis Leggatt Chantrey, 1825. The memorial reads:

In memory of

Charlotte Elizabeth,

Wife of the reverend William Digby,

Daughter of the Honorable Colonel and Lady Lucy Digby.

She was born on the 7th of August 1778;

Appointed by her majesty Queen Charlotte

One of her maids of honour in 1802;

Married January 3rd 1803;

And died at Malvern of a rapid consumption

September 3rd 1820.

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