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Bruce, Archibald

Julie R. Newell.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Medicine and Health; Mineralogy and Gems. 669 words.

Bruce, Archibald ( February 1777–22 February 1818), physician, mineralogist, and editor, was born in New York City, the son of William Bruce, a British army medical officer, and Judith...

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Campbell, Archibald Bruce (1881–1966), broadcaster

Anne Pimlott Baker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Radio. 1276 words.

Campbell, Archibald Bruce (1881–1966), broadcaster, was born on 21 January 1881 at 178 Albert Road, Peckham, London, one of the children of Hugh Campbell and his wife, Caroline Mary...

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Bruce, Archibald (bap. 1748, d. 1816), minister of the Secession church and author

Derek B. Murray.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 775 words.

Bruce, Archibald (bap. 1748, d. 1816), minister of the Secession church and author, was born at Broomhall, near Denny, Stirlingshire, the son of John Bruce and Isobel, née Tayler. Both his...

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Smith, James Archibald Bruce

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 107 words.

CBE 1981

Born 12 Sept. 1929; s of James Thom Smith and Anna Tyrie; m 1957, Anne Elizabeth Whittle; three d; died 1 March 1996...

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Edmonstone, Sir Archibald (Bruce Charles)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 139 words.

7th Bt cr 1774

Born 3 Aug. 1934; o surv. s of Sir Charles Edmonstone, 6th Bt, and Gwendolyn Mary (d 1989), null...

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Douglas, Sir Archibald (<i>c.</i>1296–1333)

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 97 words.

Regent of Scotland. Archibald Douglas was younger brother of Sir James *Douglas, the staunch supporter of Robert Bruce

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Sutton, Stanley Cecil

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 176 words.

CBE 1961

Born 23 Sept. 1907; s of John Archibald and Margaret Sutton; m 1935, Elizabeth, yr d of Bruce and Bessie Sinclair; two s...

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Clarkson, Ven. Alan Geoffrey

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion. 131 words.

Born 14 Feb. 1934; s of Instructor Captain Geoffrey Archibald Clarkson, OBE, RN and Essie Isabel Bruce Clarkson; m 1959, Monica Ruth (née Li...

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Liddesdale.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. 33 words.

For this title name see entries Bruce, Sir Robert, lord of Liddesdale (1293–1332); Douglas, Sir Archibald, lord of Liddesdale (1294–1333); Douglas, Sir William, lord of Liddesdale ...

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Smith, Sir Henry Babington

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 220 words.

GBE 1920; CH 1917; KCB 1908 (CB 1905); CSI 1897

Born 29 Jan. 1863; s of late Archibald Smith, FRS, of Jordanhill, Renfrewshire; m 1898, Lady Elisabeth Bruce, d...null...

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Burn-Murdoch, Hector

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 180 words.

LLD

Born 30 March 1881; s of late Archibald Burn-Murdoch-WS, and g s of late John Burn-Murdoch, DL, of Gartincaber, Perthshire; m 1921, Katharine Mary, dnull...

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Greig, Prof. James

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 185 words.

MSc (London), PhD (Birmingham)

Born 24 April 1903; s of James Alexander Greig and Helen Bruce Meldrum, Edinburgh; m 1931, Ethel May, d of William Archibald,...

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Sir Archibald Douglas

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

(c. 1296–1333). Regent of Scotland. Archibald Douglas was younger brother of Sir James Douglas, the staunch supporter of Robert Bruce. After Bruce's death they stood by his young son, David...

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Grant, Sir William Keir [formerly William Keir] (1771–1852), army officer

H. M. Chichester.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1097 words.

Grant, Sir William Keir [formerly William Keir] (1771–1852), army officer, was the son of Archibald Keir of the East India Company and his wife, whose maiden name was Bruce, of Kinloch. On...

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Battle of Halidon Hill

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

1333.

For years after the great victory of Bannockburn in 1314 Scotland was in a powerful position. But the death of Robert Bruce in 1329, leaving a young son David II, encouraged...

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Wilson, Butler

Jolie A. Jackson-Willett.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 985 words.

civil rights attorney and political activist, was born in Atlanta, Georgia. Little is known of his parents, except that his father was a black physician. Wilson graduated from Atlanta...

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Maxwell, Campbell L.

Benjamin R. Justesen.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 776 words.

was born in Fayette County, Ohio, one of ten children of Campbell and Henrietta (Hill) Maxwell. He is first mentioned in the 1850 census as being four years of age, although most...

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Barber, Jesse Max

Ralph E. Luker.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1106 words.

journalist, dentist, and civil rights activist, was born in Blackstock, South Carolina, the son of Jesse Max Barber and Susan Crawford, former slaves. Barber studied in public schools...

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