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The notorious baby farmer Minnie Dean is photographed here at the time of her marriage in 1872 (when she was aged 28). Minnie's husband, Charles, was arrested along with her in 1895, but all charges against him were subsequently dropped.
New Zealand Graphic, 20 July 1895, p63
'Minnie Dean', URL: http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/minnie-dean, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 29-Oct-2015
Minnie Dean goes on trial
Baby-farmer Minnie Dean hanged
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