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Bretherton, Russell Frederick

William Nicoll.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Entomology; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 1184 words.

Bretherton, Russell Frederick (1906–1991), civil servant and entomologist, was born on 3 February 1906 at Belgrave House, Belgrave Road, Gloucester, the only son of the marriage of...

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Kelly, David Christopher

Tom Mangold.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Microbiology. 1867 words.

Kelly, David Christopher (1944–2003), microbiologist and weapons inspector, was born on 14 May 1944 at Llwynypia Hospital, Llwynypia, Glamorgan, the son of Thomas John Kelly, a...

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Poindexter, Hildrus Augustus

Kenneth R. Manning.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Medicine and Health; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Microbiology. 1257 words.

Poindexter, Hildrus Augustus (10 May 1901–20 April 1987), physician, microbiologist, and public health specialist, was born on a farm near Memphis, Tennessee, the son of Fred Poindexter and...

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Rothschild, (Nathaniel Mayer) Victor, third Baron Rothschild

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 1902 words.

Rothschild, (Nathaniel Mayer) Victor, third Baron Rothschild (1910–1990), zoologist and public servant, was born on 31 October 1910 in Palace Green, Kensington, the only son and second of...

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Stiles, Charles Wardell

David Y. Cooper.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 1292 words.

Stiles, Charles Wardell (15 May 1867–24 January 1941), zoologist and public health official, was born in Spring Valley, New York, the son of Samuel Martin Stiles, a Methodist minister, and...

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Swann, Michael Meredith, Baron Swann

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 1096 words.

Swann, Michael Meredith, Baron Swann (1920–1990), biologist and public servant, was born on 1 March 1920 in Cambridge, the elder son and eldest of three children of Meredith Blake Robson...

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