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Allan [Allen], James [Jimmy] (1734–1810), Northumbrian piper and rogue

Keith Gregson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Woodwinds; Property Law; Property Crime. 980 words.

Allan [Allen], James [Jimmy] (1734–1810), Northumbrian piper and rogue, was born at Hepple, Northumberland, probably in March 1734, and baptized at Rothbury, Northumberland, on 21 April...

Bateman, Alys

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Music; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance; Religion. 187 words.

Born d of late Robert Bateman and Marian Moore, relative of Hannah Moore; m 1st, Malcolm Colin, s of Francis Simon Dring, of Simonstown, Co. Cork; 2nd, John...

Blitzstein, Marc

Anne Bill Foradori.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Composition; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 987 words.

Blitzstein, Marc (02 March 1905–22 January 1964), composer, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Samuel Marcus Blitzstein, a banker, and Anna Levitt. Blitzstein was afforded...

Braddon, Mary Elizabeth, (Mrs John Maxwell)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 306 words.

Born London, 4 Oct. 1837; y d of Henry Braddon of St Kew, Cornwall; widow of John Maxwell of Richmond, Surrey; died 4 Feb. 1915...

Brady, Sir Francis William

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 137 words.

2nd Bt cr 1869

Born 22 July 1824; s of Rt Hon. Sir Maziere Brady, 1st Bt, and Elizabeth Ann, d of Bever Buchanan, of Dublin; m 1st, 1847, Emily (...

Burghclere, Lady; Winifred Henrietta Christina

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Music; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 103 words.

Born 2 July 1864; e d of 4th Earl of Carnarvon; m 1st, 1887, Capt. Hon. Alfred Byng (d 1887), s of 2nd Earl of Strafford; 2nd, ...

Campbell, Archibald (1877–1963), editor of highland bagpipe music and lawyer

William Donaldson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Business, Institutions, and Organizations; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1174 words.

Campbell, Archibald (1877–1963), editor of highland bagpipe music and lawyer, was born on 18 January 1877, the youngest among the three sons of John Campbell, laird of Kilberry in Argyll....

Cú Chuimne (d. 747), canonist and hymn writer

Luned Mair Davies.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Religion; Composition. 910 words.

Cú Chuimne (d. 747), canonist and hymn writer, is associated with Columba's monastery of Iona in a colophon found in the Paris manuscript Bibliothèque Nationale, MS Lat. 12021. His date of...

Europe, James Reese

Reid Badger.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Conducting; Composition; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1460 words.

Europe, James Reese (22 February 1880–09 May 1919), music administrator, conductor, and composer, was born in Mobile, Alabama, the son of Henry J. Europe, an Internal Revenue Service...

Fingleton, David Melvin

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 157 words.

Born 2 Sept. 1941; s of Laurence Fingleton and Norma Phillips (née Spiro); m 1975, Clare, yr d of late Ian Colvin; died 18 Feb. 2006...

Forrest, Theodosius (c. 1728–1784), lawyer and songwriter

G. B. Smith.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Composition; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 371 words.

Forrest, Theodosius (c. 1728–1784), lawyer and songwriter, was born in London, the son of Ebenezer Forrest (bap. 1700, d. 1793), the writer of the opera Momus Turn'd Fabulist and a friend...

Gill, Adrian Anthony

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Music; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 157 words.

Born 28 June 1954; s of George Michael Gill and Yvonne Gilan Gill; m 1st, 1983, Cressida Connoly; 2nd, 1991, Amber Rudd (marr. diss.); one ...

Hawkins, Sir John (1719–1789), music scholar and lawyer

John Wagstaff.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Education and Pedagogy; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 2337 words.

Hawkins, Sir John (1719–1789), music scholar and lawyer, was born on 29 March 1719 at Green Dragon Court, Cow Lane, London, the only surviving son of John Hawkins (1691–1771) and his wife,...

Heron-Maxwell, Mrs Beatrice Maude Emilia

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Music; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 189 words.

Born d of late E. B. Eastwick, CB, MP, FRS; m 1st, Lane Huddart of Brynkir, Carnarvonshire; two d; 2nd, Spencer Horatio Walpole Heron-Maxwell, s...

Hopkinson, Francis

Harry M. Ward.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Composition. 1722 words.

Hopkinson, Francis (02 October 1737–09 May 1791), author, composer, and judge, was born in Philadelphia, the son of Thomas Hopkinson, a lawyer and Pennsylvania councillor, and Mary Johnson....

Hopkinson, Francis (1737–1791), musician, jurist, and revolutionary politician in America

P. M. Zall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Composition; US Politics; Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1021 words.

Hopkinson, Francis (1737–1791), musician, jurist, and revolutionary politician in America, was born on 2 October 1737 in Philadelphia and baptized at Christ Church, son of Thomas Hopkinson...

Hunnis, William (d. 1597), musician and conspirator

Andrew Ashbee.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Applied Music; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1164 words.

Hunnis, William (d. 1597), musician and conspirator, is of unknown parentage. In his Certayne Psalmes Chosen out of the Psalter of David, published in 1550, he states he was servant to...

Jefferson, Eddie

Barry Kernfeld.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Blues; Jazz; Dance; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1036 words.

Jefferson, Eddie (03 August 1918–09 May 1979), jazz singer, lyricist, and tap dancer, was born Edgar Jefferson in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Information about his parents is unknown. It is...

Jephson, Harriet Julia, (Lady Jephson)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Medicine and Health; Music; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 103 words.

Born d of Archibald Campbell, of Thornhill, Quebec; m Capt. Sir Alfred Jephson, RN (d 1900); no c; died 26 Nov. 1930

a Lady of Grace of the Order of St...

Kellogg, Frank Billings

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 308 words.

Born Potsdam, NY, 22 Dec. 1856; s of Asa Farnsworth Kellogg and Abigail Billings; m 1886, Clara May Cook, Rochester; no c; died 21 Dec. 1937

Common schools in New York...