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Mary Anne, Cook, 1839

Mary Anne was baptised in 1839. Her father was recorded as being Muttoo Manga. However, Muttoo and Manga are Tamil names. Muttoo is a man’s name and Manga a woman’s name. This tells us that these were the names of Mary Anne’s parents and gives us clues to Mary Anne’s cultural background in India.

What follows would be a typical working day for a cook in an early Victorian house.


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