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Haire, Norman (1892-1952)  

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Norman Haire (1892-1952), by Catherine Mann, 1938

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Haire, Norman (1892–1952), medical practitioner and sexologist  

Lesley Hall

Haire, Norman (1892–1952), medical practitioner and sexologist, was born Norman Zions at Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales, on 21 January 1892, the eleventh and last child of Henry Zions (formerly Zajac), variously described as ‘gentleman’ and ‘tailor’, and his wife Clara, née...

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Hall, Charles (1739–1827), physician and social and economic theorist  

Anne Pimlott Baker

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Hall, Charles (1739–1827), physician and social and economic theorist, was born at Salcombe Regis, Devon, on 9 March 1739, the fifth of eight children of Joseph Hall, vicar of Salcombe, and his wife, Honour. Unusually, as he was at least nominally a protestant, in ...

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Heysham, John (1753–1834), physician and demographer  

S. R. S. Szreter

Heysham, John (1753–1834), physician and demographer, was born on 22 November 1753 in Lancaster, the son of Gyles Heysham, shipowner, and Anne Cumming, daughter of a substantial yeoman ‘statesman farmer’ of Holme, Westmorland. The Heyshams were a junior branch of the Cornet (later Gernet)...

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Hulton, Louise Anne (1970–2017), social statistician, demographer, and maternal health campaigner  

Zoe Matthews

Hulton, Louise Anne (1970–2017), social statistician, demographer, and maternal health campaigner, was born on 18 December 1970 at Buckland Hospital, Dover, the daughter of Frederick George Hulton (b. 1944), a civil engineer then serving as a captain in the Royal Engineers...

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Jefferys [née Davies], Margaret [Margot] (1916–1999), medical sociologist  

Meg Stacey

Jefferys [née Davies], Margaret [Margot] (1916–1999), medical sociologist, was born on 1 November 1916 in Madras, India, the second of three daughters and third among the four children of (James) Arthur Davies, barrister and principal of the Law College in Madras, and his wife, ...

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West, Donald James (1924–2020), parapsychologist, sexologist, and criminologist  

J. Weeks

West, Donald James (1924–2020), parapsychologist, sexologist, and criminologist, was born on 9 June 1924 at 27 Woodland Road, Seaforth, Lancashire, the only child of John Charles West (1893–1963), a shipping clerk and later catering manager with Cunard Shipping Line, and his wife ...