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Arkwright, Sir John Stanhope (1872-1954), politician and hymn writer

Ian Bradley

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/98215
Arkwright, Sir John Stanhope (1872-1954), politician and hymn writer

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Arkwright, Sir John Stanhope (1872-1954), politician and hymn writer, was born at 11 Lowndes Street, London, on 10 July 1872, the only son (there were three daughters) of John Hungerford Arkwright (1833-1905), landowner and lord lieutenant of Herefordshire, of Hampton Court, Leominster, Herefordshire, and his wife, Charlotte Lucy, née Davenport ...

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