Bendish, Bridget (c. 1650–1726)

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Bendish, Bridget (c. 1650–1726)

English celebrity. Born Bridget Ireton c. 1650; died 1726; dau. of General Henry Ireton (1611–1651) and Bridget Cromwell (dau. of Oliver Cromwell); granddau. of Oliver Cromwell.

Was mostly famed for her physical resemblance to her grandfather, Oliver Cromwell.

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