1827–1909

Introduction

Born: Sep­tem­ber 25, 1827, Ox­ford, Eng­land.

Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 13, 1909, Cannes, France.

Buried: Trent Park, Cock­fos­ters, Lon­don, Eng­land.

Biography

Bevan was the daugh­ter of Phil­ip Ni­cho­las Shut­tle­worth (war­den of New Col­lege, Ox­ford, and lat­er bi­shop of Chi­ches­ter, Eng­land) and Em­ma Mar­tha Welch.

In 1856, she mar­ried Ro­bert Coop­er Lee Be­van, of the Lom­bard Street bank­ing firm that lat­er be­came Bar­clays Bank.

She pub­lished se­ver­al books trans­lat­ing Ger­man hymns in­to Eng­lish.

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Translations

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