- B. B. Woodward
- , revised by V. M. Quirke
Whitehead, John (1860–1899), ornithologist, was born at Colney Hatch Lane, Muswell Hill, Middlesex, on 30 June 1860, the second son of Jeffrey Whitehead, stockbroker, of Newstead, Wimbledon, Surrey, and his wife, Jane Ashton Tinker. He was educated at Elstree, Hertfordshire, and at the ...