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Kendrick, Sir Thomas Downinglocked

(1895–1979)
  • David M. Wilson

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Kendrick, Sir Thomas Downing (1895–1979), museum director, was born at Handsworth, Birmingham, on 1 April 1895, the eldest child of Thomas Henry Kendrick, a manufacturer of bedsteads, and his wife, Frances Susan Downing, of Stourton Hall, near Stourbridge. His father died in 1902 and his mother remarried in 1905; her husband was ...

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