Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 41-60 of 429 items for:

Charles Baker x clear all

Show only full text

Refine by subject

 

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

Baker, Rev. Albert Edward

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 157 words.

Born 10 March 1884; s of Charles James Baker, Ipswich, and Laura, e d of Fred Miller, Ipswich; m 1910, Julia Susan, 4th d of William Macintyre, Co. Tyrone, N...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Dickson, Eileen Wadham, (Mrs C. F. Dickson)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 69 words.

Born 16 March 1908; d of John Edward Latton, Librarian to Inner Temple, and Ethel Letitia Baker; m 1931, Charles Frederick Dickson, OBE (d 1994); died 17 Aug. 1997...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Evans, Sir Robert Charles

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 111 words.

Kt 1929

Born Dublin, 1 May 1878; s of late Rev. Dr Evans, Commissioner of National Education, Dublin; m 1911, Dorothea Grace, d of late Charles Albert Baker, London;...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Boot, Sir Horace

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 145 words.

Kt 1942; MInstCE; MIMechE; MIEE

Born 1873; m 1915, Mabel Jane (d 1941), d of late Charles Baker, Holt; died 31 March 1943

chartered civil, mechanical and...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Hall, Rev. Herbert

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 81 words.

MA, SCL

Born 11 July 1845; s of late Charles Ranken Hall, Rector of Shirenewton, Mon., and Harriett, d of John Baker of Aldwick Court, Somerset and Weston-super-Mare;...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Longley, Sir Norman

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 102 words.

Kt 1966; CBE 1954

Born 14 Oct. 1900; s of Charles John Longley and Anna Gibson Marchant; m 1925, Dorothy Lilian Baker; two s one d; died 24 Jan. 1994...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Baker, Flora May

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 42 words.

CBE 1941

Born 19 May 1882; d of Rev. Justin Evans; m 1900, Charles Baker; one s; died 16 March 1949

JP for Middlesex; County Alderman Middlesex County...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Hodgson, Howard Osmond Paul

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 290 words.

Born 22 Feb. 1950; s of late Osmond Paul Charles Hodgson and of Sheila Mary (née Ward; now Mrs Baker); m 1st, 1972, Marianne Denise Yvonne...

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Leslie, Charles Robert (1794–1859), literary genre painter and author

Dorinda Evans.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 2676 words.

Leslie, Charles Robert (1794–1859), literary genre painter and author, was born in Clerkenwell, London, on 19 October 1794, the eldest son of Robert Charles Leslie (d. 1804), a prosperous...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Price, William Charles (1909–1993), physicist and spectroscopist

Ronald Burge.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Electromagnetism, Optics, and Acoustics; Physics. 1007 words.

Price, William Charles (1909–1993), physicist and spectroscopist, was born on 1 April 1909 at 59A King Edward Road, Swansea, Glamorgan, the only son of Richard Price (1878–1970), master...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Kettle, Arnold Charles (1916–1986), literary critic

John R. Turner.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Education. 1793 words.

Kettle, Arnold Charles (1916–1986), literary critic, was born in 74 Mayfield Avenue, Ealing, Middlesex, on 17 March 1916, the first of the two sons of Charles Mansfield Kettle (1877–1960),...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Baker, Vernon Joseph

Jeffery Othele Mahan.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1017 words.

soldier and Medal of Honor recipient, was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming, to Manuel Caldera and Beulah Baker. After the deaths of his parents, Vernon and his sisters, Irma and Katherine, were...

Go to Oxford African American Studies Center »  home page

A Song for the Lord Mayor's Table

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Cycle of 6 songs for sop. and pf. by Walton to words collected by Christopher Hassall from poems by Blake, Thomas Jordan, Charles Morris, Wordsworth, and 2 anon. 18th‐cent. poets. Written...

See overview in Oxford Index

Thompson, Harry

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art. 129 words.

British, 19th century, male.

Born in London; died 1901.

Painter. Genre scenes, landscapes, animals.

Harry Thompson was the husband of Ellen Kendall Baker. He...

Go to Oxford Art Online »  home page

Thompson, Ellen Kendall Baker

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 64 words.

American, 19th – 20th century, female.

Born in Fairfield (New York); died 4 December 1913, in St Giles (England).

Painter, engraver.

Ellen Kendall Baker Thompson...

Go to Oxford Art Online »  home page

Molloy, Charles (d. 1767), playwright and journalist

James Sambrook.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Journalism. 728 words.

Molloy, Charles (d. 1767), playwright and journalist, was born probably at Birr, King's county, Ireland. His father was Hugh Molloy, gentleman; nothing is known of his mother. Baker (Biogra...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Marshall, Walter Charles, Baron Marshall of Goring (1932–1996), physicist and public servant

L. E. J. Roberts.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Physics. 3061 words.

Marshall, Walter Charles, Baron Marshall of Goring (1932–1996), physicist and public servant, was born on 5 March 1932 at 15 Tymawr Road, Rumney, Newport, Monmouthshire, the last of three...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Tripp, William John Charles Spencer [Jack] (1922–2005), comedian and pantomime artist

Jonathan Cecil.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Theatre. 1062 words.

Tripp, William John Charles Spencer [Jack] (1922–2005), comedian and pantomime artist, was born in Plymouth on 4 February 1922, the only son of William Tripp, baker, and his wife, Lilian....

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Lacey, Sir Francis Eden (1859–1946), cricket administrator

Mark Pottle.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 815 words.

Lacey, Sir Francis Eden (1859–1946), cricket administrator, was born on 19 October 1859 at Bestwall House, East Stoke, Wareham, Dorset, the youngest son of William Charles Lacey, solicitor,...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Bernard, Thomas Dehany (1815–1904), Church of England clergyman

A. R. Buckland.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 592 words.

Bernard, Thomas Dehany (1815–1904), Church of England clergyman, second son of Charles Bernard of Eden estate, Jamaica, the descendant of a Huguenot family, and his wife, Margaret, daughter...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page