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Acheson, Peter Newton

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 124 words.

Born Belfast 21 April 1938; s of David A. Acheson and Kathleen F. Acheson (née Newton); m 1962, Hilary J. McMaster (d 2010); one ...

Adams, Fanny (1859–1867), murder victim and source of a colloquial expression

Tony Cross.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 575 words.

Adams, Fanny (1859–1867), murder victim and source of a colloquial expression, was born on 30 April 1859 in Tanhouse Lane, Alton, Hampshire, the fourth of seven children of George Adams (b....

Adams of Craigielea

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Politics. 51 words.

Born 27 Dec. 1947 m 1968, Allen S. Adams (d 1990), MP Paisley North; one s two d

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Adamson, Joy

Emily A. Haddad.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Conservation of the Environment (Social Science); Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1156 words.

Adamson, Joy (20 January 1910–03 January 1980), writer and conservationist, was born Friederike Viktoria Gessner in Troppau, Austria, the daughter of Victor Gessner, a civil servant, and...

Agnew of Lochnaw, Sir Crispin Hamlyn

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 301 words.

11th Bt cr 1629

Born 13 May 1944; s of (Sir) Fulque Melville Gerald Noel Agnew of Lochnaw, 10th Bt and...

Ahmed

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Politics. 218 words.

Born 24 April 1957; s of Haji Sain Mohammed and Rashim Bibi; m 1974, Sakina Bibi; two s one d

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Aitken, William Mackie

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Politics. 112 words.

Born 15 April 1947; s of William Aitken and Nell Aitken

JP; DL; Member (C) Glasgow, Scottish Parliament, 1999–2011 ...

Ajibola, Prince Bola Adesumbo

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Politics. 380 words.

Hon. KBE 1989; CFR; SAN 1986

Born 22 March 1934; s of Oba A. S. Ajibola and Adikatu Ashakun Ajibola; ...

Alexander, Raymond Pace

David A. Canton.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1876 words.

Alexander, Raymond Pace (13 October 1898–24 November 1974), lawyer, judge, and civil rights leader, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the third son of Hillard Boone and Virginia Pace...

Alston, Melvin Ovenus

Peter Wallenstein.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Education. 1136 words.

Alston, Melvin Ovenus (07 October 1911–30 December 1985), educator, was born in Norfolk, Virginia, the son of William Henry “Sonnie” Alston, a drayman, and Mary Elizabeth “Lizzie” Smith, a...

Amherst of Hackney

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 69 words.

Born 17 July 1968; s of 4th Baron Amherst of Hackney and of Elisabeth, d of Hugh Humphrey Merriman, DSO, MC, TD; m 1996, Nicola Jane, ...

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Anderton, Sir (Cyril) James

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 550 words.

Kt 1991; CBE 1982; QPM 1977; DL

Born 24 May 1932; o s of late James Anderton and Lucy Anderton (née Occles...

Andrus, Francis Sedley

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 87 words.

LVO 1982

Born 26 Feb. 1915; o s of late Brig.-Gen. Thomas Alchin Andrus, CMG, JP, and Alice Loveday (née Parr); unmarried; died 9 Nov. 2009

Beaumont Herald...

Anelay of St Johns

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Politics. 228 words.

DBE 1995 (OBE 1990); PC 2009

Born 17 July 1947; d of late Stanley Charles Clarke and of Annette Marjorie...

Annesley, Richard, sixth earl of Anglesey (bap. 1693, d. 1761), kidnapper and bigamist

John Martin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Social and Cultural History. 1437 words.

Annesley, Richard, sixth earl of Anglesey (bap. 1693, d. 1761), kidnapper and bigamist, was baptized on 26 November 1693 at St Peter's Cathedral, Exeter, Devon, the third son of Dr Richard...

Annesley, Sir Hugh (Norman)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 149 words.

Kt 1992; QPM 1986

Born 22 June 1939; s of late William Henry Annesley and of Agnes Annesley (née Redmond);...

Annetts, Deborah Claire

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 140 words.

Born 7 Oct. 1960; d of Robert John Annetts and Patricia Margaret Annetts; m 2008, Simon Thomsett

Chief...

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, Sir William (Reierson)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 118 words.

2nd Bt cr 1964, of Kittybrewster, Aberdeen

Born 2 Sept. 1950; s of Sir John Sinclair-Wemyss Arbuthnot, 1st...

Armstrong, Eliza (b. 1872), domestic servant and victim of abduction

Gavin Weightman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates. 1331 words.

Armstrong, Eliza (b. 1872), domestic servant and victim of abduction, was born at 9 Charles Street, Lisson Grove, in the Marylebone district of London on 18 April 1872 to Charles Armstrong,...