Caroline Eliza Farquhar and son Earl Albert Grey and family

The boy, Lady Caroline’s surviving son, became Governor General of Canada. The childrean are, according to Lady Charlotte’s article in thepeerage (in birth date order):

1.  Lady Mary Caroline Grey d. 14 Jul 1940, the future Countess of Minto,

2.  Lady Victoria Alexandrina Elizabeth Grey d. 15 Jan 1922,

3.  Lady Sybil Mary Grey b. 28 Nov 1848, d. 7 Sep 1871,

4.  Albert Henry George Grey, 4th Earl Grey b. 28 Nov 1851, d. 29 Aug 1917, and

5.  Lady Louisa Jane Grey b. 15 Feb 1855, d. 2 Apr 1949.

From eBay; removed sepia tone, increased exposure, and filled in shadows.

Caroline Eliza Farquhar and son Earl Albert Grey and family eBay detint, inc. exp. shadows

The high crinoline era of gigantic skirts and gigantic pagoda sleeves is tapering off in this photo. Most of the girls are dressed as miniature Ladies. Mary Caroline wears a pelisse bodice.

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