Charlotte Bridgeman's Journals

February 1846 - January 1857

About Lady Charlotte

Charlotte Anne Bridgeman was born on November 11th 1827, being the 4th child of George Augustus Frederick Henry Bridgeman (1789-1865), 2nd Earl of Bradford and of Georgina Elizabeth, only daughter of Sir Thomas Moncreiffe, 5th Bt. Charlotte had two older brothers, Orlando and George, and two older sisters, Georgiana Elizabeth and Lucy. Sadly Georgiana Elizabeth died in 1843 in Brighton, aged 18. After Charlotte her parents had another daugther, Mary, and another son, John.

Both Lucy and Charlotte never married and they had a very close bond with each other. But they both were also close with most of their family relations.