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Raymond Asquith (1878–1916) by Malcolm Arbuthnot, c. 1915 Raymond Asquith

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Asquith, Raymond (1878–1916), scholar and army officer, was born on 6 November 1878 in John Street, Hampstead, the eldest of the five children of Herbert Henry Asquith (1852–1928), later prime minister and first earl of Oxford and Asquith, and his first wife, Helen (...

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Whitford, David (1626–1674), army officer and scholar, was the fourth son of Walter Whitford (d. 1647), bishop of Brechin, and Anne (d. in or after 1660), daughter of Sir John Carmichael and great niece of the regent, James Douglas, fourth earl of Morton...