Reference Entry

Jackson, Henry (1839-1921), classical scholar

John Arthur Platt and Richard C. Smail

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Jackson, Henry (1839-1921), classical scholar, was born at St James's Row, Sheffield, on 12 March 1839, the eldest son of Henry Jackson, an eminent surgeon there, and his wife, Frances, third daughter of James Swettenham, of Wood End, near Winksworth. He was educated at the Sheffield collegiate school and Cheltenham ...

Reference Entry.  841 words. 

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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