Reference Entry

Borthwick, Algernon, Baron Glenesk (1830-1908), newspaper proprietor

Colin Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Borthwick, Algernon, Baron Glenesk (1830-1908), newspaper proprietor, born at Cambridge on 27 December 1830, was the elder son in the family of two sons and a daughter of Peter Borthwick, who belonged to a Midlothian branch of the ancient Borthwick family of Selkirkshire, and his wife, Margaret (d. 1864), daughter ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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