Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

2/10/2012

The woman who saved Downton: How America’s Dollar Princesses married into the crumbling British aristocracy

Beautiful, vivacious and fabulously wealthy, they were known as the Dollar Princesses.At the end of the 19th century, hundreds of eligible young women turned their backs on America and crossed the Atlantic, with a steely glint in their eyes. The only intention was to snare a member of the British aristocracy.

It might all seem terribly crass but, in fact, these were matches made in heaven. for more click here

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