Coventry 1841-

Most Victorian fathers were keen that their daughters should marry young - and Robert Evans was no different.

In 1841 the family moved to Foleshill, on the edge of Coventry, where perhaps he hoped that Mary Ann would find a well-off husband...

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Images: Mary Ann's father Robert,
and the new family home in Foleshill.

A portrait of Mary Ann's father Robert, and a drawing of the new family home in Coventry.

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