in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Local and Family History; Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; History. 1301 words.
Steer, Francis William (1912–1978), archivist and herald, was born on 10 August 1912 at Ashingdon, Essex, the only child of William Francis Steer and his wife, Edith Caroline Todd. He was...