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Armstrong, John

Robert Grant Crist and Patrick G. Williams.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; US Politics; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1263 words.

Armstrong, John (13 October 1717–09 March 1795), soldier, surveyor, and member of the Continental Congress, was born in County Fermanagh, Ulster, Ireland. The identities of his Scotch-Irish...

Bath

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 202 words.

Born 6 May 1932; s of 6th Marquess of Bath and his 1st wife, Hon. Daphne Winifred Louise (d 1997), d of 4th Baron Vivian; ...

Cotes, Sara Jeannette, (Mrs Everard Cotes)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance; Architecture; Art. 170 words.

Born Brantford, Canada, 22 Dec. 1861; d of Charles Duncan, merchant; m 1890, Everard Cotes; died 22 July 1922

Craufurd, Mrs Eleanor Louisa Houison

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance; Architecture; Art. 71 words.

Born d of J. F. Dalrymple Hay and Ellen Douglas (d of R. H. Johnston Stewart of Physgill), of Dunlop House, Dunlop; m 1903...

Erskine, John, styled twenty-second or sixth earl of Mar and Jacobite duke of Mar (bap. 1675, d. 1732), Jacobite army officer, politician, and architect

Christoph v. Ehrenstein.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Architecture; UK Politics; British History; Political History. 5757 words.

Erskine, John, styled twenty-second or sixth earl of Mar and Jacobite duke of Mar (bap. 1675, d. 1732), Jacobite army officer, politician, and architect, was born on the lowland family...

Fisher Prout, Margaret

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Science and Mathematics; Education; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Business Finance; Architecture; Art. 101 words.

ARA 1948; RWS 1945; RWA 1947

Born 1875; d of Mark Fisher, RA; m 1908, John Alexander Prout; died 9 Dec. 1963

Member of New English Art Club...

Grenier, Rear-Adm. Peter Francis, (Frank)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Politics. 133 words.

CB 1989

Born 27 Aug. 1934; s of late Dr F. W. H. Grenier and Mrs M. Grenier; m 1957, Jane Susan...

Hannay, Mrs Jane Ewing

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Business Finance; Architecture; Art. 96 words.

CBE 1933 (OBE 1918)

Born 8 Feb. 1868; d of Rev. J. S. Wilson, DD, New Abbey, and Jane Ewing Brown; m 1899, Prof. Robert Kerr Hannay; one ...

Rutland, (Marion Margaret) Violet

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Music; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Business Finance; Architecture; Art. 70 words.

Born d of Col Hon. C. H. Lindsay, CB (3rd s of 7th Earl of Balcarres and 24th of Crawford), and Emelia, d of Hon. Very Rev. Henry M. Browne, of Lord Kilmaine; ...

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Smith, Daniel

Robert E. Corlew.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; US Politics; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 803 words.

Smith, Daniel (17 October 1748–16 June 1818), revolutionary soldier, statesman, and surveyor, was born near Aquia Creek in Stafford County, Virginia, the son of Henry Smith and Sarah...

Smithers, Sir Peter (Henry Berry Otway)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Architecture; Art. 349 words.

Kt 1970; VRD with clasp; DPhil

Born 9 Dec. 1913; o s of late Lt-Col H. O. Smithers, JP, Hants, and Ethel Berry; m 1943...

Vonnoh, Bessie Potter

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Business Finance; Architecture; Art. 99 words.

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Born St Louis, 17 Aug. 1872; d of Alexander C. and Mary McKenney Potter; m 1899, Robert Vonnoh (decd); m 1948, Dr Edward L. Keyes; ...