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Newnes, Sir George, first baronetlocked

  • A. J. A. Morris


Newnes, Sir George, first baronet (1851–1910), newspaper proprietor and politician, born on 13 March 1851 at Glenorchy House, Matlock, was the youngest of the six children of the Revd Thomas Mold Newnes (d. 1883), Congregational minister, and his wife, Sarah (d...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)