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Farquhar, Charles Don Petrie

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Politics. 142 words.

OBE 1999

Born 4 Aug. 1937; s of late William Sandeman Farquhar and Annie Preston Young Farquhar; m;...

Farquharson, Sir Angus (Durie Miller)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Science and Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 175 words.

KCVO 2010; OBE 1995

Born 27 March 1935; s of Dr Hugo Miller and Elsie (née Duthie); adopted surname of...

Field [née Lowinsky], Xenia Noelle (1894–1998), prison reformer and horticulturist

Stefan Buczacki.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Agriculture and Farming. 784 words.

Field [née Lowinsky], Xenia Noelle (1894–1998), prison reformer and horticulturist, was born in Secunderabad, India, on 25 December 1894, the daughter of Thomas Hermann Lowinsky (d. 1932),...

Gore-Booth, Eva Selina

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Literature; Publishing; Social and Cultural History; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 62 words.

Born 2nd d of Sir Henry William Gore-Booth, 5th Bt of Lissadell, Sligo; died 30 June 1926

writer

Jenkin of Roding

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Social and Cultural History; Science and Mathematics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 518 words.

Born 7 Sept. 1926; s of late Mr and Mrs C. O. F. Jenkin; m 1952, Alison Monica Graham; two s two dnull...

Mackay of Clashfern

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 387 words.

KT 1997; PC 1979; FRSE 1984

Born 2 July 1927; s of James Mackay and Janet Hymers; m 1958, Elizabeth...

Morahan, Christopher Thomas

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Social and Cultural History; Science and Mathematics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 471 words.

CBE 2011

Born 9 July 1929; s of Thomas Hugo Morahan and Nancy Charlotte Morahan (née Barker); m 1st, 1954, Joan (née Murray) (decd); two ...

Nicol

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Politics. 159 words.

Born 21 March 1923; d of James and Harriet Rowe-Hunter; m 1947, Alexander Douglas Ian Nicol (CBE 1985) (d 2009); two s one d...

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Otero, Miguel Antonio

Mark L. Gardner.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1279 words.

Otero, Miguel Antonio (21 June 1829–30 May 1882), politician and businessman, was born in Valencia, New Mexico, then a province of the Mexican Republic, the son of Don Vicente Otero and...

Scopes, John Thomas

Kathleen S. Brown.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Education. 1580 words.

Scopes, John Thomas (03 August 1900–21 October 1970), high school science teacher, was born in Paducah, Kentucky, the son of Thomas Scopes, a railroad machinist who had immigrated from...

Skeffington, Clotworthy, second earl of Massereene (1742–1805), landowner and debtor

J. G. Alger.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Agriculture and Farming. 759 words.

Skeffington, Clotworthy, second earl of Massereene (1742–1805), landowner and debtor, was the son of Clotworthy Skeffington, sixth viscount and first earl of Massereene (d. 1757), and his...

West, Prof. John Clifford

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Education; Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 361 words.

CBE 1977; PhD, DSc; FREng

Born 4 June 1922; s of J. H. West and Mrs West (née Ascroft); m 1946, Winefride Mary Turner; three d

Vice-Chancellor and...