Debar, Elisabeth | University of Illinois Archives
Elisabeth Debar was born ca. 1860 in Le Havre, France, to ThÃ©odore and Anne Maria Debar. She had a sister, Clara, and two brothers, Pierre and Christino ThÃ©odore. Her letter suggest that she took a position as a governess or tutor for two children just outside of St. Petersburg in the late 19th-early 20th century.
Her sister, Clara Doublel (nÃ©e Debar) was born July 16, 1858 in Le Havre, France to ThÃ©odore and Anne Maria Debar. She married Charles Doublel on January 26, 1882, and had two children, Alfred (born 1885) and Charlotte (born 1889).