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Tomlinson, Mrs. Mary (scatcherd)

Seduced by Henry Thome, she was the mother of his illegitimate child, Mary. When Dr. Thorne adopted the child, she married a village workman and they emigrated to America.

"...an apprentice to a straw-bonnet maker ... a model of female beauty of the strong and robust cast, and had a reputation as being a girl of good character and honest, womanly conduct" - Doctor Thorne