Holland, Sydney George, second Viscount Knutsford (1855–1931), hospital administrator and reformer, was born in London on 19 March 1855, the elder of the twin sons of Sir Henry Thurstan Holland, second baronet and first Viscount Knutsford (1825–1914), and Elizabeth Margaret (1825–1855), elder daughter of ...
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J. H. F. Brotherston
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Mackintosh, James Macalister (1891–1966), public health teacher and administrator, was born in Kilmarnock on 17 February 1891, the younger son of James Dunbar Mackintosh, solicitor, and his wife, Janet Macalister. He was educated in Glasgow at the high school and at the university, and graduated MA in 1912. He then commenced medical studies, which were interrupted in 1914 by the outbreak of war; he served in ...
Peter J. Morris
Rue [née Laurence], Dame (Elsie) Rosemary (1928–2004), medical practitioner and medical administrator, was born on 14 June 1928 at The Cottage, Heronway, Hutton, Essex, the daughter of Harry Laurence (d. 1978), accountant, and his wife, Daisy Annie, née Sully (d...
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See Templer, Sir Gerald Walter Robert
Wolstenholme, Sir Gordon Ethelbert Ward (1913–2004), physician, charity director, and promoter of public health care, was born on 28 May 1913 at 22 Tapton Crescent Road, Ecclesall, Sheffield, the first son and third of five children of George Ethelbert Wolstenholme (1875–1940), chemical engineer and industrialist, and his wife, ...