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Warne, Molly, 1923-2015 (Dip. Social Study, Edinburgh University)



  • Existence: 1923 - 2015


Dip. Social Study 1946. Molly was born in Pontypool Wales, the only-child of Lily and Walter Warne, she graduated from Edinburgh University where she met her husband-to-be, Ian, and married in 1946. After working as a social worker in post-war London, Molly moved to Canada with Ian and three children under the age of four. They settled happily in Stratford and completed Molly’s “idea of family” with three more children. After the children were grown Molly opened her shop, the Parlour Boutique.

Sources: Student admission file, EUA; Edinburgh University calendar;

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

W42 Warne, Molly, 1943-1949

 File — Box SW53
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/8/1/970
Scope and Contents

Dip. Social Study 1946. File contains: Enrolment form, correspondence, placement reports. Correspondence includes details of her post with London County Council as a Children's Care Organiser and her work at the Royal Eye Hospital with Professor Sorsby.

Dates: 1943-1949