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Thomas Spencer Baynes (1823–1887) by Thomas Rodger courtesy of St Andrews University Library


Baynes, Thomas Spencer (1823–1887), editor of the Encyclopaedia Britannica, was born on 24 March 1823 at Wellington, Somerset, the son of Joseph Baynes (for fifty years minister of Wellington's Baptist congregation) and his wife, Anna Day Ash, a descendant of the lexicographer Dr John Ash...


Pugh, Ralph Bernard (1910–1982), historian and editor of the Victoria History of the Counties of England, was born on 1 August 1910 in Sutton, Surrey, the only child of Bernard Carr Pugh (1859–1940), journalist, and his wife, Mabel Elizabeth (or Elizabeth Mabel) Pugh (1869?–1943)...