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Ezra

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Architecture; Art. 346 words.

Kt 1974; MBE 1945

Born 23 Feb. 1919; s of David and Lillie Ezra; m 1950, Julia Elizabeth Wilkins (d 2011); died 22 Dec. 2015...

Hearth, John Dennis Miles

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Architecture; Art. 248 words.

CBE 1983

Born 8 April 1929; s of late Cyril Howard Hearth, MC, and Dr Pauline Kathleen Hearth, MB, BCh; m 1959, Pamela Anne (née Bryant); two s (one ...

Payne, William (1717/18–1782), carpenter and constable

Joanna Innes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction. 1545 words.

Payne, William (1717/18–1782), carpenter and constable, was probably born in London; details of his parents and background are unknown. He is now best remembered for his activities from the...

Speirs, William MacLeod

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Architecture; Art. 165 words.

Born 8 March 1952; s of late Ronald Speirs and of Mary Speirs (née MacKenzie); m 1st, 1975, Lynda Speirs (marr. diss. 1990); one s one d; 2nd, ...

Steer, Bartholomew (bap. 1568, d. 1597?), carpenter and rebel

John Walter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Revolutions and Rebellions; Architecture; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction. 741 words.

Steer, Bartholomew (bap. 1568, d. 1597?), carpenter and rebel, was baptized on 25 July 1568 at Hampton Poyle, Oxfordshire, the son of John Steer (d. 1616) and his wife, Mary (d. 1579)....

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 ...