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Steer, Francis Williamlocked

  • G. H. Martin


Steer, Francis William (1912–1978), archivist and herald, was born on 10 August 1912 at Ashingdon, Essex, the only child of William Francis Steer and his wife, Edith Caroline Todd. He was educated in Ashingdon and at Southend-on-Sea high school. To his subsequent regret he did not attend university, but took a post in the ...

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