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Sayers, Helen Mary.


Biographical Statement

Helen Mary Sayers (born in 1855, nicknamed 'Nellie' and maiden name 'Leigh') was married to Rev. Henry Sayers on August 9, 1892. Nell was age 37 and Henry was 40 years old at the time of their marriage. Dorothy Leigh Sayers was born on June 13, 1893, and was the only child of Henry and Nell. Dorothy had a number of aunts and uncles on both sides of the family, and grew especially close to her cousin, Ivy Shrimpton. Dorothy L. Sayers's father Henry died on September 20, 1928, and her mother on July 27, 1929. She married Atherton (Mac) Fleming in April 1926.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Sayers Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Wade-A-104 and A-106

This archive contains correspondence, certificates, and other documents and records relating to the family of Dorothy L. Sayers.

Dates: Created: 1879-1941