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Hawkins, Sister Rita (Mrs W.C. Williams)
d. 1900

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As one of the first generation of Wesley deaconesses, she was one of the Sisters present at the first public recognition service in July 1891. She was the first Sister-in-Charge of Mewburn House in London when it opened in 1890, but resigned from the Order in 1899 to marry the Rev. William C. Williams (c.1840-1903; e.m. 1862). She died at Loughborough of acute pneumonia on 3 April 1900.

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