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Dame Margaret Janson Tuke (1862–1947) Francis Dodd (1874–1949) Royal Holloway, University of London

Dame Margaret Janson Tuke (1862–1947)
Francis Dodd (1874–1949)
Royal Holloway, University of London

Margaret Tuke (known to her friends as Meta) was a daughter of a Quaker family of Hitchin, born 1862. She went to Newnham College (with her neighbour and friend, Winnie Seebohm).

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margaret_Tuke
http://www.hertsmemories.org.uk/page_id__4209.aspx?path=0p366p

As women were not allowed a degree, she is recorded as a graduate of Dublin. She became Principal of Bedford College, London.

From Jennifer Ayto.