Reference Entry

Newton, Francis Milner (1720-1794), portrait painter

Martin J. Postle

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Newton, Francis Milner (1720-1794), portrait painter, was born in London in 1720 and baptized at St Andrew's, Holborn, London, on 31 January 1728, the son of Edward Newton and his wife, Mary Ann, daughter of Smart Goodenough of Barton Grange, Corfe, near Taunton, Somerset. Newton was a pupil of the ...

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