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John Wilson

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1627?–1696) English dramatist and recorder of Londonderry

Andronicus Commenius (1664) DramaThe Cheats (1664) DramaThe Projectors (1665) DramaBelphegor; or, The Marriage of the...

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Wilson, John

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Metalwork; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art. 17 words.

British, 19th century, male.

Active in London.

Medallist, cameo engraver.

John Wilson exhibited from 1824 to 1858

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Wilson, John

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 51 words.

Born 1837; s of James Wilson, merchant, Glasgow, and Margaret Gibbs; m 1883, Margaret (d 1917), d of late John Hewetson of Ellergil, Westmorland; ...

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Wilson, John

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 75 words.

CBE 1922

Born 16 Feb. 1860; s of late Rev. John Wilson, Birmingham; m 1899, Alys, d of Walter Brown; died 4 Sept. 1938

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Wilson, John

Francis J. Bremer.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian and Quasi-Christian Cults and Sects. 868 words.

Wilson, John (1591– August 1667), clerical leader of early Massachusetts, was born in Windsor, England, the son of William Wilson, a clergyman, and Isabel Woodhall, a niece of Archbishop...

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John Wilson

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(b Roxbury, MA, 14 April 1922),

sculptor, painter, printmaker and teacher. Raised in Roxbury, a suburb of Boston, John Wilson was the second of five children of Reginald and Violet...

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Wilson, John

Katherine K. Preston.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Voice; Folk, Indigenous, and Traditional Music. 1337 words.

Wilson, John (25 December 1800–09 July 1849), concert and operatic tenor, was born in the Canongate of Edinburgh, Scotland, the son of John Wilson, a coach driver. His mother’s name is...

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Wilson, John

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art; 18th-Century Art. 609 words.

British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 13 August 1774, near Ayr; died 29 April 1855, in Folkestone.

Painter, designer. Landscapes, landscapes with figures, waterscapes,...

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Wilson, John

Patricia Hills.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 458 words.

(b Roxbury, MA, April 14, 1922).

American sculptor, painter, printmaker and teacher. Raised in Roxbury, a suburb of Boston, Wilson was the second of five children of...

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Wilson, John Spark

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 93 words.

CBE 1979 (OBE 1969)

Born 9 May 1922; s of John Wilson and Elizabeth Kidd Wilson; m 1948, Marguerite Chisholm Wilson; two s one ...

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Wilson, John Henry

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 42 words.

CBE 1918

Born 1862; s of John Wilson; died 10 July 1932

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Wilson, John (1785–1854)

in The Oxford Companion to the Brontës

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 333 words.

born in Paisley, Scotland, a prolific contributor to *Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine. John Wilson wrote the bulk of Blackwood's famous series ‘Noctes Ambrosianae’ (...

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Wilson, Sir John (Martindale)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Business Finance. 160 words.

KCB 1974 (CB 1960);a Vice-President, Civil Service Retirement Fellowship, since 1982

Born 3 Sept. 1915; e s of late John and Kate Wilson; m...

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Wilson, Sir John (Menzies)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 129 words.

3rd Bt cr 1906, of Aidrie

Born 12 Feb. 1885; s of Sir John Wilson, 1st Bt of Airdrie, and Margaret, d of James Robertson, Glasgow; ...

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Dougill, John Wilson

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 208 words.

FREng, FICE, FIStructE, FASCE

Born 18 Nov. 1934; s of William John Dougill and Emily Firmstone Wilson; ...

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Carswell, (John) Douglas (Wilson)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 146 words.

Born 3 May 1971; s of John Wilson Carswell, OBE, FRCS and Margaret Carswell (née Clark); m 2008, Clementine Bailey; one d

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Wilson, John James

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art. 760 words.

British, 19th century, male.

Born 1818, in London; died 30 January 1875, in Folkestone.

Painter. Landscapes, waterscapes, seascapes.

John James Wilson was the son...

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John Boyd Wilson

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

(1928–2003)

John Wilson was born in London on 6 October 1928 and died on 29 August 2003. He was the son of Percy Edward, an Anglican clergyman. He earned a ...

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Drysdale Wilson, John Veitch

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 181 words.

Eur Ing, CEng, FIMechE, FCIArb

Born 8 April 1929; s of Alexander Drysdale Wilson and Winifred Rose (née Frazier); m 1954, Joan Lily, e d of Mr and Mrs John Cooke,...

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Wilson, John Thomson

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 220 words.

MD, DPH (Aberdeen)

Born 12 Dec. 1855; e s of John Wilson, Cambuslang, and Christina Lindsay, Tollcross, Glasgow; m Jean Buchanan, d of Matthew Hay, of...

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Wilson, Ven. (John) Hewitt

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Religion. 159 words.

CB 1977

Born 14 Feb. 1924; 2nd s of John Joseph and Marion Wilson; m 1951, Gertrude Elsie Joan Weir; three s two d; died 29 June 2008

Chaplain-in-Chief and...

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