Marindin, Sir Francis Arthur (1838–1900), soldier, railway inspector, and football administrator, was born in Weymouth, Dorset, on 1 May 1838. Of Huguenot descent, he was the second son of the Revd Samuel Marindin (1807–1852), originally from Chesterton in Shropshire, and his wife, Isabella...
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Subjects: Military History ; Warfare and Defence ; Sports and Outdoor Recreation ; Transport Technology and Trades ; Transport
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