Emily Lutyens (1874-1964) was an English Theosophist who became a friend of Annie Besant. Two of the Lutyens' children were close in age to Jiddu Krishnamurti and his brother Nitya, who spent much time with the Lutyens family. Lady Emily was married to Sir Edwin Landseer Lutyens (1869–1944), the great architect who designed some of New Delhi. They were married on August 4, 1897 at Knebworth, Hertfordshire, and had five children. Her daughter Mary is known for writing books about Krishnamurti.