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Day, William (1797–1849), assistant poor-law commissioner

R. A. Lewis.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Welfare and Poverty; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 773 words.

Day, William (1797–1849), assistant poor-law commissioner, was born on 15 December 1797, the eldest of the three children of William Day (d. 1807) and his wife, Susannah (d. 1810), of...

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Marryott, Matthew (bap. 1670, d. 1731/2), workhouse promoter and contractor

Tim Hitchcock.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Welfare and Poverty; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 1188 words.

Marryott, Matthew (bap. 1670, d. 1731/2), workhouse promoter and contractor, was born in Olney, Buckinghamshire, where he was baptized on 18 September 1670, the son of Matthew Marryott. The...

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Mason, (Marianne) Harriet (1845–1932), poor-law inspector

Katherine Field.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Welfare and Poverty; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 955 words.

Mason, (Marianne) Harriet (1845–1932), poor-law inspector, was born at 61 York Terrace, Marylebone, Middlesex, on 19 February 1845, the daughter of George William Mason (1819–1891) and his...

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Mott, Charles (bap. 1788, d. 1851), assistant poor law commissioner

David Hirst.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Welfare and Poverty; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 1128 words.

Mott, Charles (bap. 1788, d. 1851), assistant poor law commissioner, was baptized on 28 August 1788 at Loughton, Essex, the tenth of eleven children of John Mott, keeper of The Crown inn,...

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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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