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Elphinstone, Hester Maria (1764–1857)

Viscountess Keith. Born in 1764; died in 1857; daughter of Henry and Hester Lynch Piozzi (1741–1821); education directed by Dr. Samuel Johnson; studied Hebrew and mathematics; married George Keith Elphinstone, Viscount Keith (1746–1823, an admiral).

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