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Sir Percy William Bunting (1836–1911) by unknown photographer, pubd 1910 © National Portrait Gallery, London

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J. E. G. de Montmorency

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Bunting, Sir Percy William (1836–1911), social reformer and journal editor, born on 1 February 1836 at Ratcliffe, near Manchester, was only son of Thomas Percival Bunting and his wife, Eliza Bealey. Bunting's father, third son of Jabez Bunting, was a solicitor in Manchester...

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Herzen, Alexander [Aleksandr Ivanovich Gertsen] (1812–1870), radical publicist, was born at what is now 25 Tverskoy bulvar, Moscow, on 25 March 1812 os (6 April 1812 ns), the illegitimate son of the rich nobleman Ivan Alekseyevich Yakovlev (1767–1846) and his young German consort, ...

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Louisa Maria Hubbard (1836–1906) by unknown photographer © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Hubbard, Louisa Maria (1836–1906), promoter of employment for women and journal editor, was born on 8 March 1836 in St Petersburg, Russia, the eldest of four sons and three daughters of William Egerton Hubbard (1812–1883), merchant, younger brother of John Gellibrand Hubbard, first Baron Addington...

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Jones, Alice Gray [pseud. Ceridwen Peris] (1852–1943), writer, journal editor, and temperance leader, was born in December 1852 in Llanllyfni, Caernarvonshire, the daughter of David and Ellen Jones, her father's family running a small woollen mill at Clynnog Fawr nearby. Both her parents were active Calvinistic Methodists. Her childhood was spent in ...