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Banks, Charles

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art. 57 words.

British, 18th century, male.

Active at the end of the 18th century.

Sculptor.

Charles Banks was the brother of Thomas Banks. He studied at the Royal Academy,...

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Thould, Anthony Keith [Tony] (1930–2005), physician and rheumatologist

Stephen Lock.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Rheumatology; Biographical Studies. 1046 words.

Thould, Anthony Keith [Tony] (1930–2005), physician and rheumatologist, was born on 4 October 1930 at Elmina, Church Path Road, St Thomas, Exeter, the only son and second child of Harry...

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Lowry, Henry Dawson (1869–1906), journalist and novelist

T. F. Henderson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 431 words.

Lowry, Henry Dawson (1869–1906), journalist and novelist, only son of Winifred Dawson, of Redhill, Surrey, and Thomas Shaw Lowry, was born at Truro, Cornwall, on 22 February 1869. His...

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Powell, (Elizabeth) Dilys (1901–1995), film critic

Sarah Street.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film. 1100 words.

Powell, (Elizabeth) Dilys (1901–1995), film critic, was born on 20 July 1901 at Lloyd's Bank, Bridgnorth, Shropshire, the daughter of Thomas Powell, bank manager, and his wife, Mary Jane, n...

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Wilson, Lucy (1834–1891), promoter of women's education

Peter Gosden.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality. 912 words.

Wilson, Lucy (1834–1891), promoter of women's education, was born at Banks Hall, Barnsley, Yorkshire, on 25 January 1834, daughter of Thomas Wilson (1800–1876), a colliery proprietor and a...

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Banks, Iain (1954–2013), author and composer

Val McDermid.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literature; Composition. 2433 words.

Banks, Iain (1954–2013), author and composer, was born in Dunfermline, Fife, on 16 February 1954, the only surviving child (he had a sister who died at six weeks) of Thomas Menzies (Tom)...

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Barnardiston [née Banks], Katherine, Lady Barnardiston (d. 1633), patron of puritanism

Janet Gyford.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion. 618 words.

Barnardiston [née Banks], Katherine, Lady Barnardiston (d. 1633), patron of puritanism, was born in the parish of St Michael-le-Querne, Paternoster Row, in the city of London, one of seven...

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Martin, Thomas Shannon

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 103 words.

Born 17 March 1891; s of late Thomas P. Martin; m 1924, Anne Mary Kenny; no c; died 29 Jan. 1954

Director (Governor 1935–37) Bank of Ireland; Managing Director, T....

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CMLJ Express

in Capital Markets Law Journal

October 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Capital Markets. 427 words.

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Anderson, Thomas (1832–1870), botanist

James Britten.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Botany. 492 words.

Anderson, Thomas (1832–1870), botanist, was born in Edinburgh on 26 February 1832, the eldest son of Thomas Anderson, secretary of the National Bank of Scotland, and his wife, Jane...

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Uwins, David (1780–1837), physician

Bernard Leary.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 630 words.

Uwins, David (1780–1837), physician, was born in London, the second son of Thomas Uwins (d. 1816), a clerk in the Bank of England, and his wife, Sarah (d. 1824), and the brother of the...

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Casson, Sir Lewis Thomas (1875–1969), actor and theatre director

Diana Devlin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 1256 words.

Casson, Sir Lewis Thomas (1875–1969), actor and theatre director, was born at 18 Alfred Road, Birkenhead, Cheshire, on 26 October 1875, the third of the seven children of Thomas Casson...

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Watson, Foster (1860–1929), educationist

C. R. Chapple.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 1021 words.

Watson, Foster (1860–1929), educationist, was born at 4 Sincil Banks, Lincoln, on 27 June 1860, the third in the family of five sons of Thomas Watson of Lincoln, who was in the agricultural...

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Anderson, John (1833–1900), zoologist and ethnologist

D. T. Moore.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 905 words.

Anderson, John (1833–1900), zoologist and ethnologist, was born on 4 October 1833 in Edinburgh, the second son of Thomas Anderson, secretary of the National Bank of Scotland, and his wife,...

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Ray, Thomas [Tom] (1862–1904), athlete

Ian Tempest.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 827 words.

Ray, Thomas [Tom] (1862–1904), athlete, was born at Barrow Banks, Staveley, Cartmel, at the foot of Lake Windermere, Lancashire, on 5 February 1862, the second son of Thomas Ray,...

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Whately, Thomas (1726–1772), politician and author

Rory T. Cornish.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics. 983 words.

Whately, Thomas (1726–1772), politician and author, was born in December 1726 near Epsom, Surrey, the eldest son of Thomas Whately (c.1685–1765), a merchant and director of the Bank of...

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Southwell, Thomas (1831–1909), naturalist

James Hooper.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History. 697 words.

Southwell, Thomas (1831–1909), naturalist, was born on 15 June 1831 at King's Lynn, the son of Thomas Elmer Southwell, chief cashier at the King's Lynn branch of Gurney's Bank, and his...

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Uwins, Thomas (1782–1857), painter, illustrator, and art administrator

Felicity Owen.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1580 words.

Uwins, Thomas (1782–1857), painter, illustrator, and art administrator, was born on 24 February 1782 at Hermes Hill, Pentonville, London, the youngest of four children of Thomas Uwins (d....

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McLachlan, Thomas Hope (1845–1897), landscape painter

J. L. Caw.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 717 words.

McLachlan, Thomas Hope (1845–1897), landscape painter, the second son of Thomas McLachlan and his wife, Jane Hope, was born on 16 March 1845 at Darlington, where his father was manager of...

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