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Archdale, Helen Elizabeth [Betty] (1907–2000), feminist, cricketer, and educationist  

Frances Burton

Archdale, Helen Elizabeth [Betty] (1907–2000), feminist, cricketer, and educationist, was born at 59 Oxford Terrace, Bayswater, London, on 21 August 1907, the only daughter of the Scottish feminist and journalist Helen Alexander Archdale, née Russel (1876–1949), and her husband, ...

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Edwards, Sir Ifan ab Owen (1895–1970), educationist and founder of Urdd Gobaith Cymru  

Hazel Walford Davies

Edwards, Sir Ifan ab Owen (1895–1970), educationist and founder of Urdd Gobaith Cymru, was born on 25 July 1895 at Tremaran, Llanuwchllyn, Merioneth, the second of the three children (the eldest died in infancy) of Sir Owen Morgan Edwards (1858–1920) and his wife, ...

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Meyer, Rollo John Oliver [Jack] (1905–1991), educationist and cricketer  

Peter Kemp

Meyer, Rollo John Oliver [Jack] (1905–1991), educationist and cricketer, was born on 15 March 1905 at the rectory, Clophill, Bedfordshire, the son of Canon (Horace) Rollo Meyer [see below], Church of England clergyman, and his wife, Arabella Crosbie Ward. His education commenced at what he called a dame-school in ...

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Williams, Dorian Joseph George (1914–1985)  

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Dorian Williams (1914–1985), by unknown photographer, 1964

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Williams, Dorian Joseph George (1914–1985), equestrian events broadcaster and adult educationist  

Hannah Smith

Williams, Dorian Joseph George (1914–1985), equestrian events broadcaster and adult educationist, was born at Spokane, Manor Road, Aldershot, Hampshire, on 1 July 1914, the elder son of Vivian Dunbar Stanley Williams [see below] and his wife, Violet Mary Thellusson, née Wood...

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Young, Geoffrey Winthrop (1876–1958)  

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Geoffrey Winthrop Young (1876–1958) by unknown photographer Alpine Club Photo Library, London

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Young, Geoffrey Winthrop (1876–1958), mountaineer and educationist  

Peter H. Hansen

Young, Geoffrey Winthrop (1876–1958), mountaineer and educationist, was born on 25 October 1876 in London, the second son of Sir George Young, third baronet (1837–1930), and his wife, Alice Eacy (1840–1922), daughter of Evory Kennedy, a Dublin physician, and widow of Sir Alexander Hutchinson Lawrence, ...