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Amory, Cleveland

Ann T. Keene.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online June 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets; Society and Culture; Television. 1300 words.

Amory, Cleveland (02 September 1917–14 October 1998), writer and animal rights advocate, was born in Nahant, Massachusetts, the son of Robert Amory, a textile manufacturer, and his wife,...

Amos, Henry Brown (1869–1946), campaigner against field sports

Anne Pimlott Baker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 1040 words.

Amos, Henry Brown (1869–1946), campaigner against field sports, is a figure about whose early years nothing is known. Of Scottish descent, he gave up a career as a government official to...

Badham, Molly Winifred (1914–2007), zoo proprietor and conservationist

Philip Carter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science); Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 861 words.

Badham, Molly Winifred (1914–2007), zoo proprietor and conservationist, was born on 12 May 1914 at 3 Waterside, Evesham, Worcestershire, the daughter of Arthur James Badham (1889–1965),...

Bell, Ernest (1851–1933), publisher and animal welfare campaigner

Virginia Smith.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets; Publishing. 765 words.

Bell, Ernest (1851–1933), publisher and animal welfare campaigner, was born on 8 March 1851 at West Croft, England's Lane, Hampstead, Middlesex, the second son of the publisher George Bell...

Bentinck, Winifred Anna Cavendish- [née Winifred Anna Dallas-Yorke], duchess of Portland (1863–1954), bird protectionist and philanthropist

Nicholas Hammond.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 803 words.

Bentinck, Winifred Anna Cavendish- [née Winifred Anna Dallas-Yorke], duchess of Portland (1863–1954), bird protectionist and philanthropist, was born at Murthly Castle, Perthshire, on 7...

Bergh, Henry

Elizabeth Pleck.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 1044 words.

Bergh, Henry (29 August 1811?–12 March 1888), animal welfare reformer, was born in New York City, the son of Christian Bergh, a shipbuilder and real estate investor, and Elizabeth Ivers. He...

Broome, Arthur MacLoughlin [Arthur Eugenius] (1779–1837), animal welfare campaigner

Molly Baer Kramer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 842 words.

Broome, Arthur MacLoughlin [Arthur Eugenius] (1779–1837), animal welfare campaigner, was born on 18 February 1779 and baptized in Sidbury, Devon, on 28 August 1785. He was apparently the...

Brophy, Brigid Antonia [married name Brigid Antonia Levey, Lady Levey] (1929–1995), writer and campaigner

Peter Parker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Literature; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 1942 words.

Brophy, Brigid Antonia [married name Brigid Antonia Levey, Lady Levey] (1929–1995), writer and campaigner, was born at 79 Uxbridge Road, Ealing, London, on 12 June 1929, the second child of...

Caras, Roger

Richard Harmond.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online March 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Film; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 1308 words.

Caras, Roger (24 May 1928–18 February 2001), animal rights activist, Hollywood executive, and naturalist, was born in Methuen, a rural Massachusetts town around thirty miles north of...

Colam, John (1827–1910), campaigner for animal welfare

Brian Harrison.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 1312 words.

Colam, John (1827–1910), campaigner for animal welfare, was born in Louth, Lincolnshire on 18 January 1827, the fifth of the nine children of William Cowlam (Coulam or Colam), master...

Coleridge, Stephen William Buchanan (1854–1936), author and anti-vivisectionist

Alfred Cochrane.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 678 words.

Coleridge, Stephen William Buchanan (1854–1936), author and anti-vivisectionist, was born in London on 31 May 1854, the second son of John Duke Coleridge, first Baron Coleridge (1820–1894),...

Dickin, Maria Elisabeth (1870–1951), founder of the People's Dispensary for Sick Animals (PDSA)

Brian Harrison.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 1307 words.

Dickin, Maria Elisabeth (1870–1951), founder of the People's Dispensary for Sick Animals (PDSA), known by her friends as Mia, was born at 1 Farrington Terrace, South Hackney, Middlesex, on...

Dowding [née Albino; other married name Whiting], Muriel, Lady Dowding (1908–1993), animal rights campaigner

Hilda Kean.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 996 words.

Dowding [née Albino; other married name Whiting], Muriel, Lady Dowding (1908–1993), animal rights campaigner, was born on 22 March 1908 at 74 Castellain Mansions, Paddington, the elder of...

Drakoules [née Lambe; other married name Lewis], Alice Marie (c. 1850–1933), humanitarian and campaigner for animal welfare

Hilda Kean.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 708 words.

Drakoules [née Lambe; other married name Lewis], Alice Marie (c. 1850–1933), humanitarian and campaigner for animal welfare, was born near Brussels, the daughter of Henry Lambe. In 1876 she...

Goddard, Julia Bachope (1825–1896), children's writer and animal welfare campaigner

Kathryn Gleadle.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 762 words.

Goddard, Julia Bachope (1825–1896), children's writer and animal welfare campaigner, was born in Birmingham, Warwickshire, on 11 July 1825, the eldest daughter in the family of at least...

Gompertz, Lewis (1783/4–1861), animal rights campaigner and inventor

Lucien Wolf.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 1103 words.

Gompertz, Lewis (1783/4–1861), animal rights campaigner and inventor, was the youngest of the fifteen children of Solomon Barent Gompertz (1729–1807/8), merchant, of Walthamstow and...

Greenwood, Sir Granville George (1850–1928), politician and animal welfare reformer

Richard D. Ryder.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 836 words.

Greenwood, Sir Granville George (1850–1928), politician and animal welfare reformer, was born in London on 3 January 1850, the second son of John Greenwood QC (1800–1871) of the western...

Hamilton, James Stevenson- (1867–1957), wildlife conservationist in South Africa

Jane Carruthers.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science); Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 1170 words.

Hamilton, James Stevenson- (1867–1957), wildlife conservationist in South Africa, was born at 7 Cumberland Place, Dublin, on 2 October 1867, the eldest son and first of three children of...

Hamilton, Nina Mary Benita Douglas- [née Nina Mary Benita Poore], duchess of Hamilton and Brandon (1878–1951), animal welfare activist

Jon Wynne-Tyson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 677 words.

Hamilton, Nina Mary Benita Douglas- [née Nina Mary Benita Poore], duchess of Hamilton and Brandon (1878–1951), animal welfare activist, was born at Old Lodge, Nether Wallop, Hampshire, on...

Harrison [née Winsten], Ruth (1920–2000), animal welfare campaigner

Richard D. Ryder.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Natural world, Country Life, and Pets. 792 words.

Harrison [née Winsten], Ruth (1920–2000), animal welfare campaigner, was born at 15 Edith Villas, Fulham, London, on 24 June 1920, the second of three children of Stephen Winsten (formerly...