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Public Service

Eunice Guthrie Murray MBE

Suffragist, Political Activist, Historian, Author and first woman to stand in a parliamentary election in Scotland
Eunice Guthrie Murray was born on the 21st January 1878 at Moore Park, Cardross, the youngest daughter of three to David Murray, a Glasgow lawyer (who with David Maclay and John Spens founded the Glasgow law firm Maclay Murray and Spens), and Frances Porter Stoddard, the daughter of an American family living in Port Glasgow.

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