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Newport, George (1803–1854), entomologist

Jennifer D. Coggon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Entomology. 1135 words.

Newport, George (1803–1854), entomologist, was born on 4 February 1803 in Canterbury, the first of four children of William Newport (1777–1843), a local wheelwright, and Sarah Gillham...

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Mason

David Chase.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 424 words.

Family of architects. George C(hamplin) Mason Sr. (b Newport, RI, 17 July 1820; d Philadelphia, PA,

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Mason

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

Family of architects. George C(hamplin) Mason Sr. (b Newport, RI, 17 July 1820; d Philadelphia, PA, 31 Jan 1894) set up practice in Newport in 1858 and was the city's ...

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Cowie, William Patrick

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 85 words.

CIE 1920

Born Dunedin, New Zealand, 31 Jan. 1884; s of George Cowie and Frances Peter; m 1920, Margaret Burne, of Loynton Hall, Newport, Salop; one ...

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Boyd, Ven. Charles

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 84 words.

Born 19 Feb. 1842; s of William Boyd, Archdeacon of Craven, and Isabella, d of George Turning; m 1872, Adelaide, d of William Powell, Newport Pagnell, Bucks; ...

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Mason (ii) - architects

David Chase.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 460 words.

American family of architects. George C(hamplin) Mason sr (b Newport, RI, 17 July 1820; d Philadelphia, PA, 31 Jan 1894) set up practice in Newport in 1858 and was the city’s leading...

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Nash, Ogden

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing. 151 words.

Born 19 Aug. 1902; s of Edmund Strudwick Nash and Mattie Chenault; m 1931, Frances Rider Leonard; two c; died 19 May 1971

author

St George’s School, Newport,...

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George Van Eps

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. 7 August 1913, Plainfield, New Jersey, USA, d. 29 November 1998, Newport Beach, California, USA. The son of the famous banjoist Fred Van Eps, George played the banjo professionally ...

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Caird, Rev. George Bradford

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 240 words.

MA(Cantab), DPhil, DD (Oxon); FBA 1973

Born 19 July 1917; s of George Caird and Esther Love Caird (née Bradford), both of Dundee; m 1945, Viola Mary Newport; three ...

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Tudhope, George Ranken

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 145 words.

MB, ChB, PhD, DPH, MD (Honours) (St Andrews); FRSE

Born Newport, Fife, 7 July 1893; e s of late George Tudhope; m 1st, 1922, Elizabeth Florence (d 1946),...

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Elkington, Prof. Andrew Robert

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Education. 318 words.

CBE 1996; FRCS; FRCOphth

Born 12 Dec. 1935; s of late Dr George Ernest Elkington, MC, FRCS, Newport, Salop and Kathleen Mary Elkington (née Budgen); m 1964, Patricia...

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Ubee, Air Vice-Marshal Sydney Richard

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 141 words.

CB 1952; AFC 1939

Born 5 March 1903; s of late Edward Joseph Ubee, London; m 1942, Marjorie Doris (d 1954), d of George Clement-Parker, Newport, Mon; two step ...

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Spooner, Edwin George

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 75 words.

CIE 1946

Born 1898; s of George Henry Spooner, Birmingham; m Thelma Marie, d of Eric Albert Bibra, Melbourne, Australia; died 3 Dec. 1977

Director and...

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Lowther, Viscount

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 80 words.

Born 1896; s of 6th Earl of Lonsdale; m 1922, Muriel Frances, 2nd d of late Sir George Farrar, Bt, DSO, and Lady Farrar of Chicheley Hall, Newport Pagnell, Bucks; two ...

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Hume, William Fraser

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 276 words.

DSc, FRSE, ARSM, ARCS, FGS (Lyell Medallist, 1919); FRGS

Born 1867; y s of George Hume of London; m Ethel Gladys, y d of James Williams of Bryn Glas,...

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Campbell, Rev. Laurence Jamieson

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion. 144 words.

Born 10 June 1927; er s of George S. Campbell and Mary P. Paterson; m 1954, Sheena E. Macdonald; two s one d; died 17 July 2011

Methodist Minister, Trinity Church,...

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Fieldhouse, William John

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 43 words.

CBE 1918; JP; FSA

Born 1858; m 1882, Lucy, d of Abraham Wood; died 28 Oct. 1928

Newport Grammar School

Head of George H. Hughes Ltd, St Stephen’s...

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Caird, John Newport

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts. 995 words.

Born 22 Sept. 1948; s of late Rev. George Bradford Caird, DPhil, DD, FBA and Viola Mary Newport, MA; m 1st, 1972, Helen Frances Brammer...

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Caird, Prof. George

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 328 words.

FRAM

Born 30 Aug. 1950; s of late Rev. Dr George Bradford Caird, FBA, and Viola Mary Caird (née Newport); ...

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