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Jean Denton, Baroness Denton of Wakefield (1935–2001) by Nick Sinclair, 1992 © Nick Sinclair; collection National Portrait Gallery, London


Denton [née Moss], Jean, Baroness Denton of Wakefield (1935–2001), rally driver, businesswoman, and politician, was born on 29 December 1935 at 103 Broadway, Wakefield, Yorkshire, the elder of two daughters of Charles Josiah Moss, stationery store keeper, later hospital supplies clerk, and his wife, ...


Mummery, Albert Frederick (1855–1895), political economist and mountaineer, was born on 10 September 1855 at 4 Laureston Place, Dover, the son of William Rigden Mummery, a tanner, and his wife, Esther Ann Gange. The family had moved from Deal to Dover around 1850, on acquiring the tannery at nearby ...