Reference Entry

Finlaison, John (1783–1860), civil servant and government actuary

G. C. Boase

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/9461

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • UK Politics
  • Political Institutions
  • Insurance

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

Finlaison, John (1783–1860), civil servant and government actuary, was born on 27 August 1783 at Thurso, Caithness, the eldest son of Donald Finlayson (1761–1790), fisherman, who had six children, and his wife, Isobel Guthrie, née Sutherland (b. 1761). His parents were both Scottish. As a youth ...

Reference Entry.  2276 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: UK Politics ; Political Institutions ; Insurance

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content. subscribe or login to access all content.