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Bain, James Thompson (1860–1919), trade unionist in South Africa

Jonathan Hyslop.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; African Politics. 1842 words.

Bain, James Thompson (1860–1919), trade unionist in South Africa, was born at Dudhope Crescent, Dundee, on 6 March 1860, the third child of Andrew Bain and his wife, Eliza, née Thomson. His...

Creswell, Frederic Hugh Page (1866–1948), politician in South Africa and mining engineer

Christopher Saunders.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; African Politics; Engineering and Technology. 1226 words.

Creswell, Frederic Hugh Page (1866–1948), politician in South Africa and mining engineer, was born on 13 November 1866 in Gibraltar, the youngest of the thirteen children of Edmund Creswell...

Farrar, Sir George Herbert, baronet (1859–1915), mine owner and politician in South Africa

John Pinfold.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; African Politics. 1409 words.

Farrar, Sir George Herbert, baronet (1859–1915), mine owner and politician in South Africa, was born at Mill End, Chatteris, Cambridgeshire, on 17 June 1859, the third son of Charles Farrar...

Jallow, Momadou Ebrima (1928–1987), trade unionist and Gambian nationalist

Arnold Hughes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 860 words.

Jallow, Momadou Ebrima (1928–1987), trade unionist and Gambian nationalist, was born on 15 June 1928 to parents of mixed Fula, Serahuli, and Wolof stock in Georgetown, McCarthy Island...

Mboya, Thomas Joseph (1930–1969), labour leader and politician in Kenya

David Goldsworthy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1035 words.

Mboya, Thomas Joseph (1930–1969), labour leader and politician in Kenya, was born at Kilima Mbogo, near Thika, north of Nairobi, on 15 August 1930, the eldest of the six children of...

Rhodes, Cecil John (1853–1902), imperialist, colonial politician, and mining entrepreneur

Shula Marks and Stanley Trapido.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Politics; African Politics. 12223 words.

Rhodes, Cecil John (1853–1902), imperialist, colonial politician, and mining entrepreneur, was born at Bishop's Stortford in Hertfordshire on 5 July 1853. He was the fifth son of Francis...