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Barnes, Sir Kenneth Ralph

Donald Roy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Barnes, Sir Kenneth Ralph (1878–1957), college head, was the youngest child of the Revd Reginald Henry Barnes (d. 1889), vicar of Heavitree, Devon, and prebendary of Exeter Cathedral, and his wife, Frances Mary Emily, née Nation. He was born at the vicarage on 11 September 1878, and grew up within a close, richly talented family of six. Two of his sisters became the celebrated ...

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Subjects: Education

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