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Birchall, Edward Vivian Dearman (1884–1916), philanthropist

Keith Laybourn

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Birchall, Edward Vivian Dearman (1884–1916), philanthropist, was born on 10 August 1884 at Bowden Hall, Upton St Leonards, Gloucestershire, the youngest child in the family of three sons and two daughters of (John) Dearman Birchall (1828–1897) and his second wife, Emily Jowitt. His mother died soon after the birth. His father was a successful woollen merchant from ...

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