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Ash, Claudius (1792–1854), silversmith and dental supplier

Timothy Blatchford.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry; Medical Dentistry; Metalwork. 722 words.

Ash, Claudius (1792–1854), silversmith and dental supplier, the second son of Sarjeant Ash (bap. 1755, d. 1820), silversmith, and his wife, Lydia, was born in London on 2 March 1792 and...

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Dearmer [née White], (Jessie) Mabel Prichard (1872–1915), illustrator, writer, and nursing orderly

Alison Bailey.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies; Literature; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1419 words.

Dearmer [née White], (Jessie) Mabel Prichard (1872–1915), illustrator, writer, and nursing orderly, was born at Bryn Eglwys, Llanbeblig, Caernarfon, on 22 March 1872, the daughter of...

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Diamond, Hugh Welch (1808–1886), photographer and asylum superintendent

J. Tucker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Medicine and Health. 1117 words.

Diamond, Hugh Welch (1808–1886), photographer and asylum superintendent, was born at Goudhurst, Kent, on 23 October 1808, the eldest son of William Batchelor Diamond, a surgeon in the East...

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Haden, Sir Francis Seymour [pseud. H. Dean] (1818–1910), etcher and surgeon

A. M. Hind.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Surgery. 1862 words.

Haden, Sir Francis Seymour [pseud. H. Dean] (1818–1910), etcher and surgeon, was born at 62 Sloane Street, London, on 16 September 1818, the son of Charles Thomas Haden (1786–1824), a...

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Heriot, George (1563–1624), jeweller and philanthropist

Stuart Handley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Medicine and Health; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art. 856 words.

Heriot, George (1563–1624), jeweller and philanthropist, was born in Edinburgh on 15 June 1563, the eldest son of George Heriot (1539/40–1610), goldsmith and MP, of Edinburgh and his first...

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Kingsley, Norman William

Charles W. Carey.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry; Medical Dentistry; Sculpture and Carving. 996 words.

Kingsley, Norman William (26 October 1829–20 February 1913), dental surgeon and sculptor, was born in Stockholm, New York, the son of Nathaniel Kingsley and Eliza Williams, farmers. At age...

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Locker, Edward Hawke (1777–1849), hospital administrator and watercolour painter

Roger Quarm.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Medicine and Health. 1161 words.

Locker, Edward Hawke (1777–1849), hospital administrator and watercolour painter, born at the parsonage house, East Malling, Kent, on 9 October 1777, was the fourth of the five surviving...

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Long, John St John (1798–1834), quack and painter

Marten Hutt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Medicine and Health. 957 words.

Long, John St John (1798–1834), quack and painter, was born at Newcastle West, co. Limerick, the second of three children of John Long and Anne St John. His father was a basket maker and...

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Miller, Charles Henry

Anne R. Norcross.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Art Education; Medicine and Health; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1258 words.

Miller, Charles Henry (20 March 1842–21 January 1922), doctor of medicine, artist, and writer, was born in New York City, the son of Jacob H. Miller, an architect, and Jayne M. Taylor. He...

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Murray, John (1809–1898), army surgeon and photographer

John Fraser.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Surgery. 1157 words.

Murray, John (1809–1898), army surgeon and photographer, was born at Blackhouse, Peterhead, Aberdeen, on 3 December 1809, the second son of Alexander Murray, a farmer, and his wife,...

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