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Markham, Ernest (1881–1937), gardener and writer on horticulture

A. A. Sclater

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Markham, Ernest (1881–1937), gardener and writer on horticulture, was born at Newbottle, Northamptonshire, on 8 March 1881, the third son in the family of at least three sons and four daughters of William Markham (1852/3–1946), agricultural labourer and shepherd, and his wife, Dinah Diana, ...

Reference Entry.  489 words. 

Subjects: Agriculture and Farming

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