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Bennett, Louise [Louie] (1870–1956), suffragist, trade unionist, and pacifist, was born in Temple Road, Temple Hill, near Dublin, the eldest of five daughters and five sons of an auctioneer and antiques valuer called Bennett and his wife, Susan Boulger, daughter of an army...

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Priestman, John (1805–1866), manufacturer of worsted goods and peace campaigner, son of Joshua and Hannah Priestman, was born at Thornton, near Pickering, Yorkshire, where his ancestors had lived for more than 200 years. He is believed to have been educated at the Society of Friends'...

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Wilson, (William) Gordon (1927–1995), draper and campaigner for reconciliation in Northern Ireland, was born on 25 September 1927 in Manorhamilton, co. Leitrim, Republic of Ireland. He was the eldest of four children of Methodist parents, George Edward Wilson and his wife, Henrietta Conn...