Reference Entry

Jackson, Sir (Francis) Stanley (1870-1947), cricketer and politician

Suranjan Das

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Jackson, Sir (Francis) Stanley (1870-1947), cricketer and politician, was the second son and seventh child of William Lawies Jackson, first Baron Allerton (1840-1917), and his wife, Grace, née Tempest (1845-1901). He was born on 21 November 1870 at Chapel Allerton, near Leeds. After schooling at Harrow, he graduated in 1893 ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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