Jane Savoy, “the best woman in Old Ford”

As a young girl, I grew up hearing stories about my maternal grandmother’s great aunt, Mrs. Jane Savoy (known in the family as Aunt Jinny). A suffragette, she chained herself to the railings, but managed to avoid prison. With an interest in family history, my curiosity has deepened concerning this lady, and it is only … Continue reading Jane Savoy, “the best woman in Old Ford”