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Armytage, (Walter) Harry Green (1915–1998), educationist and historian, was born on 22 November 1915 at 179 du Toitspan Road, Kimberley, South Africa, the son of Walter Green Armytage (1880–1934), a railway clerk, and his wife, Harriet Jane May (1894–1964). He was brought up initially in ...

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Ball, (Walter William) Rouse (1850–1925), educationist and historian, was born at 81 New Bond Street, London, on 14 August 1850, the only son of Walter Frederick Ball, oilman, and his wife, Mary Anne Rouse. He went to University College School and then University College, London...

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Bonwick, James (1817–1906), educationist and historian, was born on 8 July 1817 at Lingfield, Surrey, the eldest son of James Bonwick, a former small farmer who had left the land to become a carpenter, and his wife, Mary née Preston. Educated at the ...

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Garrison, Lenford Alphonso [Len] [known as Lenford Kwesi Garrison] (1943–2003), historian and educationist, was born in St Thomas, Jamaica, on 13 June 1943, the son of Ernest Samuel Garrison, builder. He had three brothers and one sister. His father and mother migrated to ...

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Lindsay [née McLachlan], Jean Olivia (1910–1996), historian and educationist, was born on 10 December 1910 in Bangalore, India, the only child of Major-General James Douglas McLachlan (1869–1937), of the Cameron Highlanders, and his wife, Gwendolen Mabel, née White (1880–1959). She was very much a daughter of the regiment, growing up in the world of public events, and her education followed her father's distinguished military postings. She attended at least eight schools, in ...

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MacKenzie, Norman Ian (1921–2013), journalist, educationist, and historian, was born on 18 August 1921 at 56 Lewisham High Road, New Cross, south London, the son of Thomas Butson MacKenzie (1881–1962), a self-employed tailor and later a local government official, and his wife, Alice Marguerita, ...

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Reeves, Marjorie Ethel (1905–2003), historian and educationist, was born on 17 July 1905 at Bratton, near Westbury, Wiltshire, in the family of three daughters and one son of Robert John Ward Reeves, manufacturer of agricultural implements, and his wife, Edith Saffery, née Whitaker...

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Simon, Brian (1915–2002), educationist and historian, was born on 26 March 1915 at Moorlands, Fog Lane, Didsbury, Manchester, the younger son and second of the three children of Ernest Emil Darwin Simon, later first Baron Simon of Wythenshawe (1879–1960), engineer and businessman, and his wife, ...

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Trevelyan, George Macaulay (1876–1962), historian, public educator, and conservationist, was born on 16 February 1876, at Welcombe, near Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, the youngest of the three sons of Sir George Otto Trevelyan, second baronet (1838–1928), who was a historian, landowner, Liberal MP, and ...

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George Macaulay Trevelyan (1876–1962) by Edmund H. Nelson, 1946 © reserved; The Master and Fellows, Trinity College, Cambridge