Smirke, Sir Edward (1795–1875), lawyer and archaeologist, was born in Marylebone on 28 March 1795, the third son of Robert Smirke (1753–1845), painter and illustrator, and his wife, Elizabeth Russell (d. 1825). He was the brother of Sir Robert Smirke and Sydney Smirke...
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Warren, Sir Charles (1840–1927), army officer, police commissioner, and archaeologist, was born on 7 February 1840 at Fairview House, Bangor, Caernarvonshire, the second son of Major-General Sir Charles Warren (1798–1866) and his first wife, Mary Anne (d. 1846), daughter of William Hughes...