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Anstey [née Powell], Vera (1889-1976), economist

Jim Thomas

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Anstey [née Powell], Vera (1889-1976), economist, was born at Ivanhoe, Alders Road, Reigate, Surrey, on 3 January 1889, the second daughter in the family of three daughters and three sons of James Powell, a leather merchant, and his wife, Mary Sophia Higginbotham. She was educated at Cheltenham Ladies' College, and, ...

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