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Ross, Robert Baldwin (1869–1918), journalist and gallery owner, was born in Tours, France, on 25 May 1869, the youngest of seven children of John Ross (1818–1871), attorney-general of Upper Canada, and his second wife, Augusta Elizabeth (c.1832–1905), the daughter of Robert Baldwin (1804–1858)...
Sheridan [née Frewen], Clare Consuelo (1885–1970), sculptor and journalist, was born in London on 9 September 1885, the only daughter and second of the three children of Moreton Frewen, landowner and sportsman-adventurer, of Brede Place, Sussex, and his wife, Clara, eldest of the three daughters of ...
Thorp, Joseph Peter (1873–1962), journalist and typographer, was born at 9 Widcombe Crescent, Bath, on 11 May 1873, the son of William Thorp (1823–1904), then an Anglican curate at Widcombe, Somerset, and his wife, Catherine Josephine, née Atkinson (b. 1847). His parents separated in 1875 when he was two. He was brought up by his mother as a Roman Catholic at the home, in ...