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Cannon, John

Tim Hitchcock.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Biographical Studies. 777 words.

Cannon, John (1684–1743), excise official and autobiographer, was born on 28 March 1684, the third but eldest surviving child of John Cannon (b. 1648), smallholder and butcher, and his...

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Goodcole, Henry

Christopher Chapman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Biographical Studies. 851 words.

Goodcole, Henry (bap. 1586, d. 1641), prison visitor and author, was baptized at St James's, Clerkenwell, on 23 May 1586, the eighth or ninth child (he was a twin) of eleven children of...

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Hayter, Alethea Catharine

Jenny Uglow.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Political Institutions; Public Administration; Biographical Studies; Literature. 969 words.

Hayter, Alethea Catharine (1911–2006), writer and British Council official, was born in Cairo, Egypt, on 7 November 1911, the youngest of the three children of Sir William Goodenough Hayter...

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Hughes [née Rogers], Victoria

Shirley Brown and Dawn Dyer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Biographical Studies. 774 words.

Hughes [née Rogers], Victoria (1897–1978), lavatory attendant and author, was born on 22 June 1897 at Woodbury Lane, off Blackboy Hill, Bristol, the fifth of ten children of Alfred William...

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Paule, Sir George

Stephen Wright.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Biographical Studies. 1259 words.

Paule, Sir George (1563–1635), administrator and biographer, was the second son of Richard Paule of Norfolk and of Bridgnorth, Shropshire, and Dorothy, daughter of Fulk Lee of Langley,...

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Pember, Phoebe Yates Levy

Marli F. Weiner.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Biographical Studies. 935 words.

Pember, Phoebe Yates Levy (18 August 1823–04 March 1913), hospital administrator and writer, was born in Charleston, South Carolina, the daughter of Jacob Levy, a businessman, and Fanny...

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