Quick Index Board Index Home FAQ Site Map
|Perhaps Anne Elliot was named for her godmother
Written by Frances Anne
(9/19/2005 4:47 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Anne barely mentioned, penned by Margaret H
I don't think we are ever told Lady Russell's first name. I can imagine Lady Elliot wishing to name her daughter after her dearest friend and Sir Walter not caring much either way. Now if Lady Russell had been a beauty that might have raised Sir Walter's opinion of the name.
Groupread is maintained by Myretta with WebBBS 3.21.