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Eden, Sir Frederick Morton, second baronet (1766–1809), insurance company manager and writer on the state of the poor

Donald Winch.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Welfare and Poverty; Sociology; Business and Management; Insurance; Economics. 980 words.

Eden, Sir Frederick Morton, second baronet (1766–1809), insurance company manager and writer on the state of the poor, was born at Ashtead, Surrey, the eldest son of Sir Robert Eden...

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Nevile, Mildred Mary (1927–2012), anti-poverty campaigner and human rights advocate

Julian Filochowski and Anne Forbes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Welfare and Poverty; Politics; Society and Culture. 1551 words.

Nevile, Mildred Mary (1927–2012), anti-poverty campaigner and human rights advocate, was born on 2 July 1927 at Wellingore Hall, Wellingore, near Sleaford, Lincolnshire, the youngest of...

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Senior [née Hughes], Jane Elizabeth (1828–1877), workhouse and school inspector and philanthropist

Helen Jones.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Welfare and Poverty; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Organization and Management of Education. 1278 words.

Senior [née Hughes], Jane Elizabeth (1828–1877), workhouse and school inspector and philanthropist, was born on 10 December 1828 at Uffington House, Uffington, Berkshire, the only daughter...

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Townsend, Peter Brereton (1928–2009), sociologist and campaigner against poverty

Howard Glennerster.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Welfare and Poverty. 1546 words.

Townsend, Peter Brereton (1928–2009), sociologist and campaigner against poverty, was born on 6 April 1928 at the Nursing Home, The Avenue, Middlesbrough, the only child of Philip Brereton...

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Wilson [née Friedeberg; other married name Simon], Harriett Charlotte (1916–2002), sociologist and campaigner against child poverty

Ruth Lister.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Welfare and Poverty; Sociology; Education. 976 words.

Wilson [née Friedeberg; other married name Simon], Harriett Charlotte (1916–2002), sociologist and campaigner against child poverty, was born on 14 September 1916 in Berlin, Germany, the...

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