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Blake, Baron cr 1971 (Life Peer), of Braydeston, Norfolk, (Robert Norman William Blake) (23 Dec. 1916–20 Sept. 2003)  

FBA 1967

Born 23 Dec. 1916; er s of William Joseph Blake and Norah Lindley Daynes, Brundall, Norfolk; m 1953, Patricia Mary (d 1995), e d of Thomas Richard Waters, Great Plumstead, Norfolk; three ...

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Boyson, Rt Hon. Sir Rhodes, (11 May 1925–28 Aug. 2012), PC 1987  

Kt 1987

Born 11 May 1925; s of Alderman William Boyson, MBE, JP and Mrs Bertha Boyson, Haslingden, Rossendale, Lancs; m 1st, 1946, Violet Burletson (marr. diss.); two d; 2nd, ...

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Gell, Hon. Mrs Edith Mary, (1860–17 April 1944)  

Born 1860; d of 8th Viscount Midleton and Augusta, d of 1st Baron Cottesloe; m 1889, Philip Lyttelton Gell (d 1926); died 17 April 1944

Lady of the Manors of Hopton-Carsington and Middleton...

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Halliday, Prof. Fred, (22 Feb. 1946–26 April 2010), ICREA Research Professor, Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals, since 2008  

FBA 2002

Born 22 Feb. 1946; s of Arthur Halliday and Rita (née Finigan); m 1979, Prof. Maxine Deirdre Molyneux; one s; died 26 April 2010

ICREA Research Professor, Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals, since ...

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Macksey, Kenneth John, (1 July 1923–30 Nov. 2005), freelance author, since 1968, and publisher, since 1982  

MC 1944

Born 1 July 1923; s of Henry George Macksey and Alice Lilian (née Nightingall); m 1946, Catherine Angela Joan Little; one s...

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Muir, (Charles) Augustus (Carlow), (15 Nov. 1892–5 May 1989), author and journalist; Regimental Historian, The Royal Scots  

Born Carluke, Ontario, Canada, 15 Nov. 1892; s of late Rev. Walter Muir and Elizabeth Carlow; m Jean Murray Dow Walker (d 1972); m 1975, Mair Davies; died...

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Porter of Luddenham, Baron, (George Porter) (6 Dec. 1920–31 Aug. 2002)  

OM 1989; Kt 1972; PhD, ScD; FRS 1960

Born 6 Dec. 1920; e s of late John Smith Porter and Alice Ann Porter, Stainforth; m...

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Richter, Louise Marie, (Mrs J. P. Richter), (died 9 Jan. 1938), authoress and art critic  

m 1878, Jean Paul Richter (d 1937); two s two d; died 9 Jan. 1938

authoress and art critic

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Roden, Ada Maria, Dowager Countess of, (7 Sept. 1860–18 Feb. 1931), novelist  

Born Aldershot, 7 Sept. 1860; e d of late Col Soame Gambier Jenyns, CB, of Bottisham Hall, Cambridge; m 1882, Col Hon. Robert Julian Orde Jocelyn, afterwards 7th Earl of Roden; one ...