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Wife of Sir James Stirling (1791-1865), naval officer and colonial governor. He married, on 3 September 1823, her sixteenth birthday, Ellen (1807-1874), third daughter of James Mangles of Woodbridge in Surrey, MP for Guildford 1832-7. They had five sons and six daughters.
Source: J. K. Laughton , revised. Andrew Lambert, in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (2004)