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Holmes, Sir Richard Rivingtonlocked

(1835–1911)
  • G. S. Woods
  • , revised by Oliver Everett

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Holmes, Sir Richard Rivington (1835–1911), librarian, born in London on 16 November 1835, was the second of five children of John Holmes (1800–1854), assistant keeper of manuscripts at the British Museum, and his wife, Mary Anne, eldest daughter of Charles Rivington (1754–1831) [...

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Royal Archives, Windsor Castle, Berkshire [with gracious permission of her majesty the queen]
Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]