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CodeNA9699
Dates1837-1924
Person NameGordon-Cumming; Constance Frederica (1837-1924); Travel writer
SurnameGordon-Cumming
ForenamesConstance Frederica
EpithetTravel writer
ActivityConstance Gordon-Cumming was born in Moray in 1837 and travelled toIndia to visit her sister in 1868. She wrote of her travels to some acclaim, and was determined to follow with other successes, though she wrote for pleasure as her family was wealthy. She visited Ceylon, China, Japan, Fiji, Tahiti and America, and wrote popular books on each country. She died in 1924.
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