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An amazing Manx woman.

Today marks 100 years since (some) women in Britain were allowed to vote for the first time. Everyone has heard of Emmeline Pankhurst, but did you know that her mother, Sophia Goulden, was born right here on the Isle of Man? Born in Laxey, she moved to Manchester after she got married, but later moved back to the island and is buried at Braddan.

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