Newbold, (John Turner) Walton
- Robert Duncan
Newbold, (John Turner) Walton (1888–1943), journalist and politician, was born on 8 May 1888 at Culcheth, Leigh, Lancashire, the only child of Thomas Robinson Newbold (c.1846–1926), corn merchant, and his wife, Elizabeth Turner. His Irish Quaker and Liberal father was the principal formative influence, and the socially conscious boy developed a passion for history and radical politics. He was educated at ...