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Conyngham, William Burton (1733–1796), politician and improver

James Kelly.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Agriculture and Farming; Architecture; UK Politics. 1719 words.

Conyngham, William Burton (1733–1796), politician and improver, was born William Burton in 1733, the second son of Francis Burton (1696–1743), politician and landowner, of Buncraggy, co....

Ferguson, George Ekem (1864–1897), surveyor and colonial agent

David Killingray.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; World History; Geodesy and Surveying for Maps and Charts; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1110 words.

Ferguson, George Ekem (1864–1897), surveyor and colonial agent, was born on 14 July 1864 at Anomabu, in the British west African colony of the Gold Coast, the surviving twin son of Robert...

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...

Leeds, John

Susan Hamburger.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Mathematics. 1088 words.

Leeds, John (18 May 1705– March 1790), public official, surveyor, and mathematician, was born at Bay Hundred, Talbot County, Maryland, the son of Edward Leeds and Ruth Ball. Leeds,...

Lindsay

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Science and Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Politics. 331 words.

Born 19 Nov. 1955; s of 15th Earl of Lindsay and Hon. Mary Clare Douglas-Scott-Montagu, y d of 2nd Baron Montagu of Beaulieu; m 1982, Diana,...

Macdonald, James Iain

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Science and Mathematics; Politics. 109 words.

FRICS

Born Portree, Isle of Skye 9 Feb. 1966; s of John and Sylvia Macdonald; m 1996, Anne-Marie O’Hara; two dnull...

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 ...

Prisk, (Michael) Mark

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Science and Mathematics; Business Finance; Politics. 160 words.

Born 12 June 1962; s of Michael Raymond Prisk and June Irene Prisk; m 1989, Lesley Jane Titcomb , qvnull...

Swire, Sir John (Anthony)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Business Finance; Architecture; Art. 207 words.

Kt 1990; CBE 1977

Born 28 Feb. 1927; er s of late John Kidston Swire and Juliet Richenda, d of Theodore Barclay; m 1961, Moira Cecilia Ducharne; two s one ...

Whitfield, Alan

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Science and Mathematics; Business Finance; Politics. 152 words.

Born 19 April 1939; s of John J. Whitfield and Annie Fothergill-Rawe; m 1964, Sheila Carr; two s

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