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Anna Leonowens

Anna Leonowens

Anna Harriette Leonowens born Anna Harriet Emma Edwards, was an Anglo-Indian or Indian-born... more »

Anne Brontë

Anne Brontë

Anne Brontë was a British novelist and poet, the youngest member of the Brontë literary... more »

Charlotte Brontë

Charlotte Brontë

Charlotte Brontë was an English novelist and poet, the eldest of the three Brontë sisters who... more »

Dulcie Gray

Dulcie Gray

Dulcie Gray, CBE was a British singer and actress of stage, screen and television, a mystery... more »

Emily Brontë

Emily Brontë

Emily Jane Brontë was an English novelist and poet, best remembered for her only novel,... more »

Frances Marion Pratt

Frances Marion Pratt

Frances Marion Pratt was a nursery governess. more »

Juszti

Juszti

Eva Heyman's Austrian (and Christian) governess. She had previously been the governess of Eva’s... more »

Kjellfrid Irene Andreassen

Kjellfrid Irene Andreassen

Kjellfrid Irene Andreassen is a governess, nurse, midwife and the mother of actress Renée Zellweger. more »

Lady Janet Stewart

Lady Janet Stewart

Janet, Lady Fleming, called la Belle Écossaise, was an illegitimate daughter of King James IV of... more »

Lady Morgan

Lady Morgan

Sydney, Lady Morgan, was an Irish novelist, best known as the author of The Wild Irish Girl. more »

Margaretta Eagar

Margaretta Eagar

Margaretta Alexandra Eagar, was an Irishwoman who served as a nanny to the four daughters of... more »

Maria Ivanovna Vishnyakova

Maria Ivanovna Vishnyakova

Maria Ivanovna Vishnyakova. more »

Maria von Trapp

Maria von Trapp

Maria Augusta von Trapp, was the stepmother and matriarch of the Trapp Family Singers. Her story... more »

Marion Hilda  Knight

Marion Hilda Knight

Marion Hilda Knight was the mother of Eric Knight. more »