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Gatti family (per. 1847–1981), restaurateurs, theatre owners, and entrepreneurs

Peter Barber.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Theatre; Business and Management. 2857 words.

Gatti family (per. 1847–1981), restaurateurs, theatre owners, and entrepreneurs, came to prominence with Carlo Gatti (1817–1878), who was born into a patrician family in the frazione (distr...

Gatti, Stefano (1844–1906)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Theatre. 3 words.

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Gill, Kenneth

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 150 words.

Born 30 Aug. 1927; s of Ernest Frank Gill and Mary Ethel Gill; m 1st, 1953, Jacqueline Manley (marr. diss. 1964); 2nd, 1967, S. Tess Paterson (marr. diss. 1990...

Guinan, Texas

James Fisher.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Film; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1232 words.

Guinan, Texas (12 January 1884–05 November 1933), nightclub personality, was born Mary Louise Cecilia Guinan in Waco, Texas, the daughter of Michael Guinan, a grocery wholesaler, and Bessie...

Gye, Frederick, the elder (1781–1869), tea dealer and proprietor of Vauxhall Gardens

Douglas A. Reid.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1175 words.

Gye, Frederick, the elder (1781–1869), tea dealer and proprietor of Vauxhall Gardens, was by 1806 a printer in partnership with G. Balne at 7 Union Court, Broad Street, in the City of...

Harney, William Selby

Richmond L. Clow.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Dance; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1070 words.

Harney, William Selby (22 August 1800–09 May 1889), soldier, was born in Haysborough, Tennessee, the son of Thomas Harney, a merchant and surveyor, and Margaret Hudson. Harney was first...

Hartley, William (1857–1924), showman and medicine vendor

William Schupbach.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Pharmacology. 881 words.

Hartley, William (1857–1924), showman and medicine vendor, was born on 8 August 1857 at Marsh Southowram, near Halifax, Yorkshire, the son of Alfred Hartley, described as a flag facer, and...

Hengler, Sarah (c. 1765–1845), artist in fireworks

Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Performing Arts. 552 words.

Hengler, Sarah (c. 1765–1845), artist in fireworks, was born in Surrey and became the second wife of John Michael Hengler (d. 1802), circus performer. There were two sons and a daughter of...

Hill, James William Thomas, (Jimmy)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 195 words.

OBE 1995

Born 22 July 1928; s of William Hill and Alice Hill (née Wyatt); m 1st, 1949, Gloria Mary Flude (marr. diss. 1961); two s one d...

Keane, John B.

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Literature; Publishing. 146 words.

Born 21 July 1928; s of William B. Keane and Hannah (née Purtill); m Mary O’Connor; three s one d; died 30 May 2002

writer

Listowel Nat. Sch.; St Michael’s...