Damaris Myddleton

Father Marcus Myddleton, merchant adventurer/pirate
Has half-brother Mark, who goes by Butler-Myddleton.
I think this Gainsborough portrait from the right period looks a little like Damaris.
"a little tall, slim, straight-backed, apparently confident.
Brown hair, commonplace features, bright eyes, wide smile. Long lidded eyes, cat like.

Plays and sings beautifully.

Has a ruby and an emerald necklace.
lived in Birch House, Worksop.
Came under the guardianship of Lord Henry Malloren, Rothgar's uncle.
Lord Henry's home is Thornfield House.
Then into guardianship of Rothgar.
3rd Marquess of Rothgar

Married Octavius Fitzroger

from Winter Fire and A Most Unsuitable Man

Her lawyer, Mr Dinwiddie
Maid Maisie Duncott

  • Sometimes called Mark Myddleton, son of Rosemary Butler, b Oxted, sometimes called Rose Myddleton