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Margery Ashby
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Born in Danehill, Sussex
Born on 19th of April 1882
Died on 15th of May 1981

Born 1882. Died 1981 - English feminist.

After studying classics at Cambridge University, she attended the first International Women’s Suffrage Congress in Berlin (1904), and went on to travel widely throughout the world working with various women’s organisations. She was president of the International Alliance of Women from 1923-1946.

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