Lavinia Warren, 1860s


Miss Lavinia Warren by Mathew Brady, 1860s

Lavinia Warren (1841 – 1919) was an American dwarf and the wife of General Tom Thumb. She was born at Middleborough, a descendant of a French family named Bonpasse. Under the management of showman P. T. Barnum her name was changed from Mercy Lavinia Bumpus.

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