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Abbott, Lt-Col Percy Phipps

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 68 words.

CMG 1917; VD

Born Hobart, Tasmania, 1869; s of John William Abbott; m 1901, Elizabeth Matilda, d of E. B. Gidley-King; four c; died 9 Sept. 1940

Hutchins...

Adam, Colin Gurdon Forbes

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 126 words.

CSI 1924

Born 18 Dec. 1889; y s of Sir Frank Forbes Adam, 1st Bt; m 1920, Hon. Irene Constance Lawley, o c of 3rd Baron Wenlock; two ...

Adamson, Sir Harvey

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 137 words.

KCSI 1910; Kt 1906; CSI 1903; MA, LLD

Born 7 Oct. 1854; s of Rev. Alexander Adamson of Kinnermit; m 1892, Jane Charlotte, d of John Leslie, Corsie, Nairn; one ...

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Agnew, Sir Stair

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 92 words.

KCB 1895 (CB 1885); FRSE

Born 6 Dec. 1831; 5th s of Sir Andrew Agnew of Lochnaw, 7th Bt; m 1870, Georgina, d of George M. Nisbett; two ...

Ahmad Khan, Sardar Sahibzada Sir Sultan

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 131 words.

Kt 1932; CIE 1924; Muntzim-ud-Daula, MA, LLM, Barrister-at-Law

Born Kunjpura, District Karnal, 30 May 1864; s of late Nawab Ghulam Ahmad Khan; m 1895, Edith Elizabeth...

Alexander, Gilchrist Gibb

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 221 words.

MA

Born 5 Oct. 1871; s of Wm. Alexander, Clarkfield, Partick, Glasgow; m Jenny (d 1952), e d of John White, JP, 1 Prince’s Gardens, Glasgow, W.; two ...

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Allen, Henry Watkins

Kathryn D. Snavely.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; US Politics; State and Local Government; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1382 words.

Allen, Henry Watkins (29 April 1820–22 April 1866), Confederate soldier and governor of Louisiana, was born in Prince Edward County, Virginia, the son of Thomas Allen, a physician, and Ann...

Allen, Raymond Seaforth Stirling

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 149 words.

TD

Born 30 May 1905; s of late Ernest Allen, Solicitor, and late Elsie Mackenzie Allen (née Skues); unmarried; died 29 Oct. 1974

Wellington College...

Alured, John (bap. 1607, d. 1651), army officer and regicide

David Scott.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; UK Politics; British History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1117 words.

Alured, John (bap. 1607, d. 1651), army officer and regicide, was baptized in the parish of All Saints, Sculcoates, Hull, Yorkshire, on 4 April 1607, the eldest son of Henry Alured (c.1581–...

Anderson, Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Neville

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 119 words.

Kt 1947; CBE 1923 (MBE 1917; OBE 1918)

Born 11 Jan. 1881; s of late W. M. Anderson of Burghfield, Oxted, Surrey; m 1906...

Anderson, Lt-Col William Menzies

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 115 words.

DSO 1918; MC

Born 7 Aug. 1883; s of William Anderson and Katherine Forbes; m 1913; one s one d; died 4 Feb. 1940

Solicitor; formerly commanding 6th Highland...

Anderson, Major Roy Dunlop

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 160 words.

DSO 1917; OBE 1919

Born 1878; s of John Anderson, CIE, MD, FRCP, FRCS; m 1910, Maude Coote, d of William Morriston Davies; no c; died 31 Aug. 1932

Horris...

Anderson, Sir Robert (1841–1918), spymaster, detective chief, and author

Bernard Porter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1155 words.

Anderson, Sir Robert (1841–1918), spymaster, detective chief, and author, was born on 29 May 1841 in Mountjoy Square, Dublin, the son of Matthew Anderson (1804–1888), crown solicitor,...

Anderson, Thomas Alexander Harvie

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 95 words.

CB 1917; TD

Born o s of late Harvie Anderson of Quarter and Shirgarton, Stirlingshire; m Nessie Wilson (d 1938), d of late Sir John Shearer,...

André, John

Paul David Nelson.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Land Forces and Warfare. 1601 words.

André, John (02 May 1750–02 October 1780), British officer and spy, was born in London, England, the son of Anthony André, a merchant, and Marie Louise Girardot. His early schooling was...

Ansell, Maj.-Gen. Nicholas George Picton

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 152 words.

CB 1992; OBE 1980; JP, DL

Born 17 Aug. 1937; s of Col Sir Michael Ansell, CBE, DSO and Victoria Jacintha...

Anstey, Vera

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 185 words.

DSc (Econ.)

Born 1889; 2nd d of James and Mary Powell; m 1913, Percy L. Anstey (d 1920); one s one d; died...

Arbuthnot, Captain Ernest Kennaway

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 121 words.

DSO 1917

Born 3 Sept. 1876; 2nd s of Major A. E. Arbuthnot, Madras Cavalry; m 1st, Evie Greene (d 1917); 2nd, Gladys, 2nd ...

Armstrong, Sir Thomas (bap. 1633, d. 1684), army officer and conspirator

Richard L. Greaves.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1582 words.

Armstrong, Sir Thomas (bap. 1633, d. 1684), army officer and conspirator, was baptized on 27 December 1633 at St Stephen's protestant church, Nijmegen, the son of Thomas Armstrong (d....

Arnold, Benedict

John Shy.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 2721 words.

Arnold, Benedict (14 January 1741–14 June 1801), revolutionary war general and traitor, was born in Norwich, Connecticut, the son of Benedict Arnold III, a merchant, and Hannah Waterman...