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Abberley, Robert

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Medicine and Health. 243 words.

Born 29 Oct. 1952; s of late Fred Abberley and of Lillian Abberley

self-employed consultant, since 2013; Assistant General Secretary, UNISON, 2002–13

Kingsla...

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Abrahams, Michael David

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Medicine and Health; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 201 words.

CBE 1994 (MBE 1988); DL

Born 23 Nov. 1937; s of Alexander Abrahams and Anne Abrahams (née Sokoloff); m 1968, Amanda Atha; one s two d

Chairman,...

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Ackroyd, Keith

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Medicine and Health; Business Finance. 182 words.

CBE 1994; FRPharmS

Born 6 July 1934; s of Edward Ackroyd and Ethel (née Bate); m 1958, Ellen Gwenda Thomas; one s one d (and one s decd)

Chairman,...

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Alsop [Alsopp], Thomas

John Bennell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Pharmacology. 1294 words.

Alsop [Alsopp], Thomas (d. 1558), apothecary, is thought to have been connected with the Alsop family of Alsop (now Alsop-en-le-Dale) chapelry in Ashbourne, Derbyshire, but his parentage...

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Ames, Nathaniel

William L. Joyce.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Literature; Publishing. 965 words.

Ames, Nathaniel (22 July 1708–11 July 1764), almanac maker, physician, and innkeeper, was born in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, the son of Captain Nathaniel Ames, an astronomer and...

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Anderson, Patrick

T. A. B. Corley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Medicine and Health; Pharmacology. 840 words.

Anderson, Patrick (1579/80–c. 1660), physician and manufacturer of patent medicines, was born in Scotland. By 1618, when his first work appeared, he was already an established physician in...

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Armour, Prof. Sir James

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Science and Mathematics; Medicine and Health; Education; Literature; Publishing. 293 words.

Kt 1995; CBE 1989; FRSE; FMedSci

Born 17 Sept. 1929; s of James Angus Armour and Margaret Brown Roy; m 1st, 1953, Irene Morris (d 1988); two s...

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Ashley, Neil

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Medicine and Health. 378 words.

Born 14 Nov. 1936; s of late Bernard Stephenson Ashley and of Nora Ashley (née Dixon); m 1st, 1961, Jane Evelyn Victoria (d 1995), d of late Granville Canty and of Vera Canty;...

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Askew, Sir Bryan

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Medicine and Health. 175 words.

Kt 1989

Born 18 Aug. 1930; s of John Pinkney Askew and Matilda Askew; m 1955, Millicent Rose Holder (d 2015); two d

Personnel Director, Samuel...

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Bagley, Sarah George

Teresa Anne Murphy.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Medicine and Health. 1480 words.

Bagley, Sarah George (29 April 1806–?), millworker, reformer, and physician, was born in Candia, New Hampshire, the daughter of Nathan Bagley and Rhoda Witham, farmers.

Bagley grew...

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