Rowntree, Mary Katherine, 1876-1962, wife of Arnold Stephenson Rowntree, MP

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Rowntree, Mary Katherine, 1876-1962, wife of Arnold Stephenson Rowntree, MP

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  • Harvey, Mary Katherine, 1876-1906

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1876-1962

History

Mary Katherine Rowntree was born Mary Katherine Harvey on 13 December 1876, the daughter of prominent Leeds Quaker William Harvey and his wife, Anna Maria Whiting. Her siblings includes Thomas Edmund 'Ted' Harvey, later MP for Leeds, and writer William Fryer Harvey, author of short story 'The Beast with Five Fingers'.

In 1906 she married Arnold Stephenson Rowntree, Quaker MP for York. The couple had six children together.

She died on 4 February 1962.

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Harvey family of Leeds (fl 1873-1967)

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family

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Rowntree, Richard, 1921-1997, Director of Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust (1921-1997)

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family

Type of relationship

Rowntree, Richard, 1921-1997, Director of Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust is the child of Rowntree, Mary Katherine, 1876-1962, wife of Arnold Stephenson Rowntree, MP

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GB193

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ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).

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Created by S. A. Shearn, 27.02.17.

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Sources

A. S. Rowntree and M. K. Rowntree, ‘The Letters of Arnold Stephenson Rowntree to Mary Katherine Rowntree, 1910-1918’ (Cambridge, 2002).

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