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Shaw, Sir John Charles Kenward

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 81 words.

7th Bt cr 1665

Born Pembury, 8 June 1829; s of Captain Charles Shaw, RN, and Frances Anne, d of Sir Henry Hawley, 1st Bt; ...

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Shaw, Sir Charles (1795–1871), army officer

R. H. Vetch.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1309 words.

Shaw, Sir Charles (1795–1871), army officer, third son of Charles Shaw, clerk of the county of Ayr, and his wife, Barbara Wright, daughter of a customs official at Greenock, was born at...

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Shaw, Sir (Charles) Barry

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 110 words.

Kt 1980; CB 1974; QC 1964

Born 12 April 1923; s of late Ernest Hunter Shaw and Sarah Gertrude Shaw, Mayfield, Balmoral, Belfast; m 1950, Jean Boyd (marr. diss.); m...null...

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Shaw, Rev. Sir Charles (John Monson)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 105 words.

8th Bt cr 1665

Born 24 Nov. 1860; s of Rev. Charles John Kenward Shaw ( of 7th Bt), and Julia Elizabeth, d of Captain John Harvey Boteler, RN; ...

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Shaw, Sir (Theodore Frederick) Charles (Edward)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 77 words.

1st Bt cr 1908

Born Wolverhampton, 11 Sept. 1859; e s of late Edward Dethick Shaw and Millicent Augusta, 2nd d of late R. D. Gough, both of...

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Shaw, Sir Charles (de Vere)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance. 167 words.

8th Bt cr 1821, of Bushy Park, Dublin

Born 1 March 1957; s of John Frederick de Vere Shaw, yr s of 6th Bt...

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Shaw, Lt-Gen. Rt Hon. Sir Frederick Charles

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 131 words.

PC (Ireland) 1918; KCB 1917; CB 1913

Born 31 July 1861; s of John Shaw, of Normanton, Derbyshire; m 1890, Florence Edith (d 1918...

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Shaw, Sir (Theodore Frederick) Charles Edward, baronet (1859–1942), industrialist and politician

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 3 words.

See Shaw, John

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Shaw, Alexander (1804–1890), surgeon

J. B. Bailey.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Surgery. 602 words.

Shaw, Alexander (1804–1890), surgeon, was born in Scotland on 6 February 1804, the sixth son of Charles Shaw, clerk of the county of Ayr, and Barbara Wright, his wife, daughter of a customs...

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Best-Shaw, Sir John (James Kenward)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

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

9th Bt cr 1665; Commander (E) RN, retired

Born 11 June 1895; s of Rev. Sir Charles J. M. Shaw, 8th Bt, and Louisa (...

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Lefevre, Sir John George Shaw- (1797–1879), civil servant

M. C. Curthoys.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; Political Institutions. 1546 words.

Lefevre, Sir John George Shaw- (1797–1879), civil servant, was born at 11 Bedford Square, London, on 24 January 1797, the second of four sons of Charles Shaw (1758–1823), and his wife,...

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Shaw, Sir (William) Napier (1854–1945), meteorologist

Jim Burton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. 1257 words.

Shaw, Sir (William) Napier (1854–1945), meteorologist, was born at 84 Vyse Street, Birmingham, on 4 March 1854, third son in a nonconformist family of four brothers and four sisters of...

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Symonds, Sir Charles Putnam (1890–1978), neurologist

Ian Mackenzie.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Neurology. 932 words.

Symonds, Sir Charles Putnam (1890–1978), neurologist, was born in London on 11 April 1890, the elder son (there were no daughters) of Sir Charters James Symonds (1852–1932), surgeon to...

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Clark, Sir (John) Grahame Douglas (1907–1995), archaeologist and prehistorian

Paul Mellars.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; History. 1556 words.

Clark, Sir (John) Grahame Douglas (1907–1995), archaeologist and prehistorian, was born on 28 July 1907 at 5 Scotts Avenue, Shortlands, Beckenham, in Kent, the elder son of...

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Morgan [formerly Gould], Sir Charles, first baronet (1726–1806), judge

Francis Watt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 642 words.

Morgan [formerly Gould], Sir Charles, first baronet (1726–1806), judge, was born on 25 April 1726, elder son of King Gould (d. 1756) and Elizabeth Shaw, of Besthorpe, Norfolk. He was...

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Swings and Roundabouts

Michael J. Aminoff.

in Sir Charles Bell

September 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; History of Medicine; History of Neuroscience. 7839 words.

Both Charles Bell and his brother George married into the Shaw family of Ayrshire. Bell’s character, personality, and social life are explored, particularly as they change throughout the...

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Wild Oats

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights).

AT: The Strolling Gentlemen A: John O'Keeffe Pf: 1791, London Pb:null...

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Dame Irene Vanbrugh

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1872–1949), English actress, sister of Violet (below) and wife of the younger Dion Boucicault. She made her first appearance in London in 1888, and was later with Alexander at the St...

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Part II History, 2 Origins

Daniel Clarry.

in The Supervisory Jurisdiction Over Trust Administration

December 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Law. 28 pages. 16464 words.

This chapter talks about the origins of the supervisory jurisdiction over trust administration. The foundations of this jurisdiction began to take shape in the mid- to late 16th century,...

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