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Henry Bradshaw (1831–1886) by unknown engraver (after Sir Hubert von Herkomer, 1881) © National Portrait Gallery, London


Bradshaw, Henry (1831–1886), librarian and scholar, the third son and fifth child of Joseph Hoare Bradshaw and Catherine, daughter of Richard Stewart of Ballintoy, co. Antrim, was born at 2 Artillery Place, Finsbury Square, London, on 2 February 1831. His father, a partner in ...


Fergusson, Sir James, eighth baronet (1904–1973), archivist and scholar, was born on 18 September 1904, the eldest son of Sir Charles Fergusson, seventh baronet (1865–1951), of Kilkerran, Ayrshire, and his wife, Lady Alice Mary Boyle (1877–1958), second daughter of the seventh earl of Glasgow...


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Gaselee, Sir Stephen (1882–1943), librarian and scholar, was born in Brunswick Gardens, Kensington, London, on 9 November 1882, the elder son of Henry Gaselee (1842–1926), fellow of King's College, Cambridge, from 1863 to 1882 and a distinguished equity draftsman and conveyancer, and his wife, ...


Young [Junius], Patrick (1584–1652), librarian and scholar, was born on 29 August 1584 at Seaton, Forfarshire, the fifth son of Sir Peter Young (1544–1628), tutor to James VI of Scotland, and his first wife, Elizabeth Gibb (d. 1593). John Young (1585–1654) was his younger brother. He was educated at the ...