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Hussey, (John) Walter Atherton

Giles C. Watson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Religion; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1210 words.

Hussey, (John) Walter Atherton (1909–1985), dean of Chichester and patron of the arts, was born at St Matthew's Parade, Northampton, on 15 May 1909, son of Canon John Rowden Hussey...

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Jennens, Charles

Ruth Smith.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Religion; Literature; Music. 1181 words.

Jennens, Charles (1700/01–1773), patron of the arts and librettist, was born probably at Gopsall Hall, Leicestershire, the son of Charles Jennens (bap. 1662, d. 1747), gentleman and JP, son...

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Margulies, Alexander

G. R. Seaman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Religion; Business and Management. 753 words.

Margulies, Alexander (1902–1991), businessman and patron of the arts, was born in Skalat, Galicia, on 1 July 1902, the son of Marcus Mordecai Margulies (1862–1921) and his wife, Fanny, née ...

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Russell [née Harington], Lucy, countess of Bedford

Helen Payne.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Religion; Literature; Education; Social and Cultural History. 2756 words.

Russell [née Harington], Lucy, countess of Bedford (bap. 1581, d. 1627), courtier and patron of the arts, was baptized on 25 January 1581 at St Dunstan and All Saints, Stepney, Middlesex,...

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Talbot, John, sixteenth earl of Shrewsbury and sixteenth earl of Waterford

E. B. Stuart.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 956 words.

Talbot, John, sixteenth earl of Shrewsbury and sixteenth earl of Waterford (1791–1852), Roman Catholic layman and patron of the Gothic revival, was born at Grafton Manor, Bromsgrove, on 18...

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