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Anson, Peter Frederick (1889-1975), monk, writer, and artist

Michael Yelton

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/40858
Anson, Peter Frederick (1889-1975), monk, writer, and artist

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Anson, Peter Frederick (1889-1975), monk, writer, and artist, was born Frederick Charles Anson on 22 August 1889 at 32 South Parade, Southsea, the son of Charles Eustace Anson (1858-1940), subsequently rear-admiral, and his wife, (Maria) Evelyn, née Ross (1863-1904). His father came from a family with strong connections to the ...

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