lady Frances Anne Londonderry (1800 - 1865):
Society hostess and businesswoman
Frances, Marchioness of Londonderry, was the Countess of Antrim in her own right. She corresponded with major political and diplomatic figures of her day, such as Benjamin Disraeli, Prince Gortchekov, Count Brunov and Mary, Duchess of Gloucester. Among her letters are many from Tzar Alexander I. She travelled widely, visiting the continent and Russia, and kept journals of these visits. She also wrote a history of the Vane-Tempest family.
||17 January 1800
||20 January 1865