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Gillow, Joseph

J. F. X. Bevan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Literature; Publishing; History; Biographical Studies. 801 words.

Gillow, Joseph (1850–1921), biographical lexicographer and genealogist, was born on 5 October 1850 at Frenchwood House, Preston, Lancashire, the son of Joseph Gillow (1801–1872), a...

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John Fell

Overview page. Subjects: Biographical Studies — Language Reference — Christianity — History.

(1625–86)

Dean of Christ Church, Oxford, and bishop of Oxford, and an early promoter of the *Oxford

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Joseph Mccarthy

Overview page. Subjects: History — Biographical Studies — World History — Language Reference.

(1909–57)

US Republican politician. Between 1950 and 1954, latterly as chairman of a government committee, he was

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Ord, George

Robert McCracken Peck.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Natural History; History of Science and Technology; Biographical Studies. 1142 words.

Ord, George (04 March 1781–24 January 1866), naturalist, writer, and lexicographer, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of George Ord, a retired sea captain who in 1798 became a...

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Princess of Wales Diana

Overview page. Subjects: Language Reference — History — Biographical Studies — British History — British History.

(1961–97).

Lady Diana Spencer was the third daughter of the 8th Earl Spencer of Althorp (Northants), by Frances

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