MISSING: Nellie, 1888

Note: ‘Nellie’ Forbs may not be one of the Missing in the strictest sense.  It is not clear, either from Edith’s letters or additional documents, whether “beloved Nellie” refers to the baby girl Cornelia, Edith’s toddler half-sister (b. 1886), or her full sister, Helena (b. 1878).  The records regarding both girls are sketchy (birth certificates […]

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