Mary Ann Jevons

Scope and Content

JA/24/1/1-8 Correspondence: Harriet Ann Jevons (1872, 1874), 7 items; William Edgar Jevons (1865).

JA/24/2 Miscellaneous. 

  • /1. MS. of poem entitled 'Millais's "Huguenots"'. Dedicated to Harriet, 'playing one of Mendelssohn's "Lieder ohne Worte"';
  • /2. MS. sheet of music, unidentified hand, apparently related to the above;
  • /3. Cutting from the Spectator of the above poem.

Administrative / Biographical History

Mary Ann Jevons (1840-1910), née Taylor, was sister of Harriet Ann Jevons and Sara Acland Jevons, and wife of William Edgar Jevons (1836-1888), fifth son of Timothy Jevons. She was the daughter of John Edward Taylor snr. by his second wife, Harriet.