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date: 24 January 2020

Helps, Sir Arthurlocked

  • John R. DeBruyn


Helps, Sir Arthur (1813–1875), public servant and author, was born in Balham Hill, Surrey, on 10 July 1813, the fourth and youngest son of Thomas Helps (1772–1842), a London merchant, alderman, and treasurer of St Bartholomew's Hospital. His mother was Ann Frisquet Plucknett (1777–1851)...

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