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Knowles, Sir Francis Gerald William, sixth baronet (1915-1974), biologist

Ernest Barrington

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/31321
Knowles, Sir Francis Gerald William, sixth baronet (1915-1974), biologist

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Knowles, Sir Francis Gerald William, sixth baronet (1915-1974), biologist, was born on 9 March 1915 at Ottawa, the only child of Sir Francis Howe Seymour Knowles, fifth baronet, prehistorian and sometime physical anthropologist to the geological survey of Canada, and his wife, Kathleen Constance Averina, daughter of William Lennon, county ...

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