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Undergraduate study, Queen Mary, University of London
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DescriptionThe Autobiography of Constance Maynard was written throughout the period of 1915-1933, and covers her life from 1849-1927.

The manuscript is written from the diaries that Constance Maynard kept throughout her life, and uses extracts in places.

The divisions of the manuscript into parts and chapters is as given by Constance Maynard, and the titles and subtitles of these parts and chapters remain as given originally also. Where no information of subject is given by Constance Maynard the content has been summarised.

The manuscript remains in the order of which she wrote it, but some pages are missing or torn.

There are some editorial notes.

Constance Maynard edited and copied an account of the Henry Maynard family by her Cousin Mary [HM King], detailing the life of the family from 1839-1910.
Admin HistoryThe missing pages were allegedly destroyed by Frances Ralph Gray.
ArrangementThis series is arranged by original order, which is chronogically, where possible, and also by function.
Access StatusOpen
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/225Moilliet; Francis Albert (1848-1937); Husband of Dora Maynard.
DS/UK/221Maynard; Henry (1800-1888); Father of Constance Maynard, South African merchant, Maynard Bros. Co.
DS/UK/203University of St Andrews; 1413-; Higher Education Institution
DS/UK/240Campbell; Lewis (1830-1908); Vicar.
DS/UK/204College for Women, Hitchin; 1869-1873; University college.
DS/UK/55University of Cambridge; Girton College; 1873-; Higher Education Institution
DS/UK/53Moilliet; Dora (1846-1947); Née Maynard, Sister of Constance Maynard.
DS/UK/214Cheltenham Ladies' College; 1854-; College.
DS/UK/215University of St Andrews; St Leonards School; 1877-; School.
DS/UK/223Maynard; Louisa (1806-1878); Née Hillyard, Mother of Constance Maynard.
DS/UK/226University College of London (UCL); Slade School of Fine Art; 1871-; Higher Education Institution
DS/UK/30Westfield College; 1882-1989; Higher Education Institution
DS/UK/235Tristram; Katherine Alice (1858-1948); Principal, Missionary, Academic
DS/UK/233Brooke; Margaret (fl. 1865-1890s); Student at Westfield College, 1882-.
DS/UK/237Rawlinson; Effie (fl.1882-1886); Friend of Constance Maynard
DS/UK/201Maynard; George Pitt Holland (1850-1942); Brother of Constance Maynard
DS/UK/274Maynard; Jean (fl.1888-1925); Sister of Anne Richardson.
DS/UK/236Richardson; Anne Wakefield (1859-1942); Classicist, Quaker
DS/UK/54Anthon; Stephanë (1882-1915); Adopted by Constance Maynard 1889, Salvation Army
DS/UK/268Clark; E O (fl.1869-1898); Travelling companion of Constance Maynard.
DS/UK/248Holmes; Mabel (fl.1893-1924); Student at Westfield College 1893-.
DS/UK/238Wakefield; Marion (fl.1897-1935); Friend of Constance Maynard; Student, and then secretary of Westfield College.
DS/UK/285Maynard; Herbert L (fl.1898-1910)
DS/UK/199Gray; Frances Ralph (1861-1935); Headteacher, Classicist
DS/UK/261Kidd; Dudley (fl.1886-1911)
DS/UK/224Lumsden; Dame; Louisa Innes (1840-1935); Lecturer, Headmistress
DS/UK/227Greenwell; Dorothy (1821-1882); Poet
DS/UK/29McDougall; Eleanor (1873-1956); Principal, Missionary, Classicist
DS/UK/280University of Paris; c.1160-; Higher Education Institution
DS/UK/228Maynard; Henry (1840-1918); Brother of Constance Maynard.
DS/UK/297Fawkes (fl.1920)
DS/UK/258Beloe; Mabel Theodora (fl. 1866-1901); Lecturer and headmistress.
DS/UK/242Sélincourt; Agnes de (1872-1917); Principal, Missionary
DS/UK/220Robertson; James (fl.1877-1920); Scottish Minister
DS/UK/241Campbell; Frances Pitt; Née Andrews; Cousin of Constance Maynard.
DS/UK/249Maynard; Gabrielle M (1845-1925); Sister of Constance Maynard
DS/UK/303Burroughs; Pleasance (fl.1877-1890); Friend of Constance Maynard.
DS/UK/302Tickner (fl.1890-1891)
DS/UK/304Mann; Annie (1858-1914); Née Charlesworth.
DS/UK/305Gladstone; William Ewart (1809-1898); British statesman; Liberal Prime Minister four times (1868-1874, 1880-1885, 1886, 1892-1894). Chancellor of the Exchequer four times.
DS/UK/313Divine (fl.1900-1905)
DS/UK/314Marsh (fl.1905-1907)
DS/UK/315de Mouw (fl. 1905-1907)
DS/UK/312Moilliet; Francis Keir (fl.1885-1954); Nephew of Constance Maynard.
DS/UK/317Beyson; H (fl.1907-1911)
DS/UK/318St John (fl.1912-1920)
DS/UK/316King; (Harriett) Mary (1831-c.1915); Cousin of Constance Maynard.
DS/UK/34Maynard; Constance Louisa (1849-1935); Mistress, Educational pioneer
CodePlace Entry
NA8Greater London/England
NA52Belstead/Suffolk/England/United Kingdom
NA72Wales/United Kingdom
NA33Limpsfield/Surrey/England/United Kingdom
NA32Scotland/United Kingdom
NA38Hitchin/Hertfordshire/England/United Kingdom
NA39Girton/Cambridgeshire/England/United Kingdom
NA41Saint Moritz/Graubünden/Switzerland/Europe
NA47Cheltenham/Gloucestershire/England/United Kingdom
NA194Gimmewald/Lauterbrunnen/Bern canton/Switzerland/Europe
NA59Moyallon/Craigavon/Northern Ireland/United Kingdom
NA20South Africa/Africa
NA77Keswick/Cumbria/England/United Kingdom
NA66Perranporth/Cornwall/England/United Kingdom
NA104Perth/Perth and Kinross/Scotland/United Kingdom
NA165Bad Berka/Erfurt district/Thuringia/Germany/Europe
NA167Bridgewater Canal/England/United Kingdom
NA117Bath/Bath and Northeast Somerset/England/United Kingdom
NA189Matlock/Derbyshire/England/United Kingdom
NA190Scarborough/North Yorkshire/England/United Kingdom
NA192Piz Morteratsch/Switzerland/Europe
NA193Happisburgh/Norfolk/England/United Kingdom
NA75Königsfeld/Freiburg district/Baden-Württemberg/Germany/Europe
NA55Durham/England/United Kingdom
NA53Cornwall/England/United Kingdom
NA204West Runton/Norfolk/England/United Kingdom
NA78Little Bookham/Surrey/England/United Kingdom
NA71Canada/North and Central America
NA188Saint-Légier/Lake Geneva/Switzerland/Europe
NA79Gerrards Cross/Buckinghamshire/England/United Kingdom
NA229Badenweiler/Freiburg district/Baden-Württemberg/Germany/Europe
NA230Iona/Argyll and Bute/Scotland/United Kingdom
NA232Whittingham/Northumberland/England/United Kingdom
NA233Fincastle/Perth and Kinross/Scotland/United Kingdom
NA234Aberdeen/Scotland/United Kingdom
NA236Sherborne/Dorset/England/United Kingdom
NA237Wisbech/Cambridgeshire/England/United Kingdom
NA238Chenies/Buckinghamshire/England/United Kingdom
NA239Cloncore/Armagh/Northern Ireland/United Kingdom
NA241Lambeth/London/Greater London/England/United Kingdom
NA243Bundoran/County Donegal/Ulster/Republic of Ireland/Europe