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- Rowntree, Agnes Julia, 1870-1898
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Dates of existence
Agnes Julia Macdonald was born Agnes Julia Rowntree in 1870, the daughter of Quaker manufacturer Joseph Rowntree and his wife Emma Antoinette Seebohm. Educated at York High School and then at the Mount School, she married Peter Macdonald, a doctor at her father's Cocoa Works factory, in 1898. The couple settled at Ouse Lea, a large house in Shipton Road adjacent to Homestead Park, a site given to the people of York by Agnes' brother Benjamin Seebohm. They had four children; James, Ronald, Patrick and Felicity.
Agnes Macdonald died in 1960.