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Anderson, Sir John (1858–1918), civil servant and colonial governor

J. M. Gullick.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Political Institutions; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1123 words.

Anderson, Sir John (1858–1918), civil servant and colonial governor, was born on 23 January 1858 at the Free School, Gartly, Aberdeenshire, the only son among the five children of John...

Blackwell, John (1624–1701), government official and colonial governor

G. E. Aylmer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1164 words.

Blackwell, John (1624–1701), government official and colonial governor, was born in St Matthew's parish, London, on 8 March 1624, the eldest son and second of ten children of John Blackwell...

Boone, Thomas (1730/31–1812), colonial governor and public official

Robert M. Weir.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 889 words.

Boone, Thomas (1730/31–1812), colonial governor and public official, was born in England, the son of Charles Boone (d. 1735), member of parliament and governor of Bombay, and his second...

Bradford, Sir Edward Ridley Colborne, first baronet (1836–1911), administrator in India and police officer

Katherine Prior.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1349 words.

Bradford, Sir Edward Ridley Colborne, first baronet (1836–1911), administrator in India and police officer, was born on 27 July 1836 at Hambleden Cottage, Buckinghamshire, the second son of...

Carbonell, William Leycester Rouse (1912–1993), police officer in Malaya

C. J. B. Joseph.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1038 words.

Carbonell, William Leycester Rouse (1912–1993), police officer in Malaya, was born on 14 August 1912 at 150 Albert Palace Mansions, Battersea, London, the youngest of three sons and fourth...

Cohen, Sir Andrew Benjamin (1909–1968), civil servant and colonial governor

R. E. Robinson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Political Institutions; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1681 words.

Cohen, Sir Andrew Benjamin (1909–1968), civil servant and colonial governor, was born on 7 October 1909 at Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, the twin son of Walter Samuel Cohen (1870–1960),...

Cornwallis, Charles, first Marquess Cornwallis (1738–1805), governor-general of India and lord lieutenant of Ireland

C. A. Bayly and Katherine Prior.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 8278 words.

Cornwallis, Charles, first Marquess Cornwallis (1738–1805), governor-general of India and lord lieutenant of Ireland, the sixth child and eldest son of Charles Cornwallis, fifth Baron and...

Daly, Sir Dominick (1798–1868), civil servant and colonial administrator

A. G. L. Shaw.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 749 words.

Daly, Sir Dominick (1798–1868), civil servant and colonial administrator, was born on 11 August 1798, at Ardfry, co. Galway, Ireland, the third son of Dominick Daly of Benmore, co. Galway,...

Gent, Sir (Gerard) Edward James (1895–1948), civil servant and colonial governor

A. J. Stockwell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1290 words.

Gent, Sir (Gerard) Edward James (1895–1948), civil servant and colonial governor, was born at 8 Crescent Road, Kingston upon Thames, on 28 October 1895, the fourth and youngest son (there...

Greenhill, Henry (1646–1708)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 3 words.

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Guillemard, Sir Laurence Nunns (1862–1951), civil servant and colonial governor

A. J. Stockwell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1238 words.

Guillemard, Sir Laurence Nunns (1862–1951), civil servant and colonial governor, was born on 7 June 1862, the only son in the family of six children of William Henry Guillemard (1815–1887),...

Herbert, Sir Robert George Wyndham (1831–1905), colonial administrator and civil servant

Luke Trainor.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 1368 words.

Herbert, Sir Robert George Wyndham (1831–1905), colonial administrator and civil servant, was born on 12 June 1831 at his father's house at Brighton, the son of Marianne Lemprière (d. 1870)...

Ilbert, Sir Courtenay Peregrine (1841–1924), parliamentary draftsman, administrator in India, and legal writer

R. C. J. Cocks.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Political Institutions. 1340 words.

Ilbert, Sir Courtenay Peregrine (1841–1924), parliamentary draftsman, administrator in India, and legal writer, was born at Kingsbridge, Devon, on 12 June 1841, the eldest of six sons of...

MacDonnell, Antony Patrick, Baron MacDonnell (1844–1925), colonial and British civil servant

L. Perry Curtis.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 2427 words.

MacDonnell, Antony Patrick, Baron MacDonnell (1844–1925), colonial and British civil servant, was born on 7 March 1844 at Palmfield House, Carracastle, in the district of Srah (or Shragh),...

Nathan, Sir Matthew (1862–1939), civil servant and colonial governor

Colin Newbury.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Political Institutions; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1008 words.

Nathan, Sir Matthew (1862–1939), civil servant and colonial governor, was born in Paddington, London, on 3 January 1862, the second son of Jonah Nathan and his second wife, Miriam, daughter...

O'Halloran, Thomas Shuldham (1797–1870), army officer and police chief in Australia

Marc Brodie.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 831 words.

O'Halloran, Thomas Shuldham (1797–1870), army officer and police chief in Australia, was born on 25 October 1797 at Berhampore, India, the second son of Major-General Sir Joseph O'Halloran...

Petrie, Sir David (1879–1961), police officer in India and head of the security service

Jason Tomes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1419 words.

Petrie, Sir David (1879–1961), police officer in India and head of the security service, was born on 9 September 1879 at Inveravon, Banffshire, the second surviving son of Thomas Petrie,...

Pim, Sir Alan William (1871–1958), administrator in India and colonial adviser

Sarah Stockwell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 778 words.

Pim, Sir Alan William (1871–1958), administrator in India and colonial adviser, was born on 17 May 1871 at Foxrock, co. Dublin, one of at least four children of James Pim and Elizabeth...

Read, Sir Herbert James (1863–1949), civil servant and colonial governor

E. W. Evans.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Political Institutions; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1093 words.

Read, Sir Herbert James (1863–1949), civil servant and colonial governor, was born at Honiton, Devon, on 17 March 1863, the second son of Charles Read, proprietor of a drapery store, and...

Russell, Sir Thomas Wentworth (1879–1954), police officer in the Egyptian service

P. J. V. Rolo.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 966 words.

Russell, Sir Thomas Wentworth (1879–1954), police officer in the Egyptian service, was born on 22 November 1879 at Wollaton rectory, fourth child and third son of the Revd Henry Charles...