Lawson [née Albury], Louisa (1848–1920), newspaper proprietor and suffragist in Australia, was born on 17 February 1848 on Guntawang station, near Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia, the second of the twelve children of Henry Albury (1825–1908), a station hand, and his wife, ...
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Leng, Sir William Christopher (1825–1902), journalist and newspaper proprietor, was born at Hull on 25 January 1825, the elder son of Adam Leng, a Hull businessman, and his wife, Mary, daughter of Christopher Luccock, architect, of Malton. Sir John Leng (1828–1906) was a younger brother. After education at a private school, where he showed a taste for literature, ...