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Gillow, Joseph (1850–1921), biographical lexicographer and genealogist, was born on 5 October 1850 at Frenchwood House, Preston, Lancashire, the son of Joseph Gillow (1801–1872), a magistrate, and his wife, Jane Haydock, née Smith (1805–1872), of Lea. The Gillows were a long-established Roman Catholic yeoman family who could trace an unbroken pedigree back to ...

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Thompson, Edith [pseud. Evelyn Todd] (1848–1929), historian and lexicographer, was born on 16 May 1848 in Greenwich, the eldest of the two surviving daughters (at least one other daughter and one son died young) of Thomas Perronet Edward Thompson (1813–1904), a judge, and his wife, ...