Emily Mary Shackleton

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Emily Mary Shackleton (nee Dorman) was born in 1868, the second daughter of Charles Herbert Dorman and Janie Swinford. She met Ernest Henry Shackleton in 1897 on a visit to his sister, Kathleen, and married him in 1904. She gave birth to two sons, Raymond and Edward, and one daughter, Cecily. She was widowed when Ernest Shackleton died in South Georgia on 5 January 1922. She died in 1936.

From the guide to the Emily Shackleton collection, 1885-1935, (Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge)

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associatedWith British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909 corporateBody
associatedWith Crean Thomas 1877-1938 person
associatedWith England Rupert 1878-1942 person
associatedWith Mill Hugh Robert 1861-1950 person
associatedWith Rowett John Quiller 1876-1924 person
associatedWith Rudmose-Brown Robert Neal 1879-1954 person
associatedWith Shackleton Cecily 1906-1957 person
associatedWith Shackleton Edward Arthur 1911-1994 person
associatedWith Shackleton Emily Mary 1868-1936 person
associatedWith Shackleton Ernest Henry 1874-1922 person
associatedWith Worsley Frank Arthur 1872-1943 person
associatedWith Young Kathleen 1878-1947 wife of 1st Baron Kennet sculptor person
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