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Jackson, Henry (1839-1921), classical scholar

John Arthur Platt and Richard C. Smail

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/34133
Jackson, Henry (1839-1921), classical scholar


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 ...

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