Elizabeth Darwin, Down House, Downe, Greater London

Elizabeth Darwin, Down House, Downe, Greater London
Photograph taken c1920s © Historic England Archive Photo Library ref: K970211

This is a photograph of Elizabeth Darwin (1847-1926) from Down House. She was Charles Darwin’s fourth daughter. She was born at Down House in 1847. When she grew up Elizabeth bought Tromer Lodge, a house in Downe near her sister Henrietta’s house. Elizabeth never married and had no children.

Location

Greater London Downe

Period

1920s (1920 - 1929)

Tags

portrait darwin people women english heritage