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1848

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Nadin, Joseph (1765–1848), police officer

Alan J. Kidd.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 667 words.

Nadin, Joseph (1765–1848), police officer, son of Joseph Nadin, farmer, was born at Fairfield, near Buxton, Derbyshire. At the age of twelve he began work at Stockport, Cheshire, and was...

Cuffe, Hamilton John Agmondesham, fifth earl of Desart (1848–1934), lawyer and public servant

Alec Samuels.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1211 words.

Cuffe, Hamilton John Agmondesham, fifth earl of Desart (1848–1934), lawyer and public servant, was born on 30 August 1848, the second son of John Otway O'Connor Cuffe, third earl of Desart...

Monteith, Henry (1765–1848)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 3 words.

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Perrin, Sir Michael Willcox (1905–1988), administrator and scientist

Brian Cathcart.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 1513 words.

Perrin, Sir Michael Willcox (1905–1988), administrator and scientist, was born on 13 September 1905 in Victoria, British Columbia, the only son and elder child of William Willcox Perrin...

Rucker, Sir Arthur Nevil (1895–1991), public servant

David Dilks.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration. 1425 words.

Rucker, Sir Arthur Nevil (1895–1991), public servant, was born on 20 June 1895 at 19 Gledhow Gardens, Kensington, the only son of Sir Arthur William Rücker (1848–1915), a physicist, and his...

Weir, William Douglas, first Viscount Weir (1877–1959), industrialist and public servant

Richard Davenport-Hines.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1830 words.

Weir, William Douglas, first Viscount Weir (1877–1959), industrialist and public servant, was born on 12 May 1877, in a top flat at Albert Crescent, Crosshill, Glasgow, the eldest of three...

O'Connell, Sir Maurice Charles (1812–1879), soldier, administrator, and politician in Australia

Marc Brodie.

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; Politics. 1287 words.

O'Connell, Sir Maurice Charles (1812–1879), soldier, administrator, and politician in Australia, was born on 13 January 1812 at the military barracks in what became Wynyard Square, Sydney....