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| Roberta |
Sister of Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham
|Military career||Siege of Lucknow (1857)|
|Family|| Violet (sister) |
Susan MacClare, Marchioness of Flintshire (daughter or niece)
- Violet: "But war deals out strange tasks. Remember your great-aunt Roberta."
- Mary: "What about her?"
- Violet: "She loaded the guns at Lucknow."
- — Violet talks about Great Aunt Roberta, in 1914.
Roberta was the daughter of a Baronet and Violet, Dowager Countess of Grantham's sister. According to Violet, Roberta was in India in 1857, where she "loaded the guns" of the British East India Company during the Siege of Lucknow.
- Episode 2.01 (Mentioned only)