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date: 05 July 2020

Redhouse, Sir James Williamlocked

  • Carter Vaughn Findley


Redhouse, Sir James William (1811–1892), lexicographer of Turkish, born, possibly in Surrey, on 30 December 1811, was the eldest son of James Redhouse and his wife, Elizabeth Saunders. Left fatherless at five, he entered Christ's Hospital, London, in 1819 but was expelled in 1826, after a truancy of six days. Within ...

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