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life of Henry Fawcett

Sir Leslie Stephen

life of Henry Fawcett

by Sir Leslie Stephen

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Published by Smith, Elder .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fawcett, Henry, -- 1833-1884.

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    Statementby L. Stephen.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20572634M

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He campaigned for the widening of access to universities and the preservation of public open spaces, and oversaw the development of Author: Leslie Stephen. Henry Fawcett. Henry Fawcett, the son of a draper, was born in Salisbury in While studying at Cambridge University he came under the influence of the radical political views of Jeremy Bentham and John Stuart Mill.

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InHenry Fawcett was taken ill, while serving in William Gladstones’ Liberal government as postmaster general. He died of pleurisy on 6th November It was a big shock for Millicent, who was widowed aged only After her husband’s death, she devoted more of her time to political campaigning and became involved in the Personal.

Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett, née Garrett, (born JAldeburgh, Suffolk, Eng.—died Aug. 5,London), leader for 50 years of the movement for woman suffrage in the beginning of her career she had to struggle against almost unanimous male opposition to political rights for women; from she also had to overcome public hostility to the militant suffragists led.

A few months ago I read (and fell in love with) The Lost City of Z by David Grann and the story of Colonel Fawcett, famed South American explorer of the early s.

This book is Fawcetts own papers, edited by his son, about his adventures in Brazil, Bolivia and Peru leading up to his last exploration, from which he never returned/5. A BRIEF BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY FAWCETT.

By Tim Lambert. His Early Life. Henry Fawcett was a reformer of the 19th century. He campaigned for women's suffrage (women's right to vote). Henry was born in Salisbury on 26 August He was one of 4 children. Henry was educated at Cambridge University.

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HENRY FAWCETT (), English politician and economist, was born at Salisbury on the 25th of August His father, William Fawcett, a native of Kirkby Lonsdale, in Westmorland, started life as a draper's assistant at Salisbury, opened a draper's shop on his own account in the market-place there inmarried a solicitor's daughter of the city, became a prominent local man, took a.

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Henry Fawcett, statesman, was born in Salisbury and educated at the University of Cambridge, where he became Fellow of Trinity Hall. The son of William Fawcett and Mary Cooper, he was Postmaster-General; from and established parcel post, postal orders, Burial: St Mary and St Michael.

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I. Early Life: Incipit: Henry Fawcett was born at Salisbury on the 26 th August 2 o folio: Party was: Explicit: many dissenters of all varieties were: Contents: Fols. 1 –Life of Henry Fawcett (Chapters 1 -6) Script: Documentary cursive: Scribe: Leslie Stephen: Decoration: None: Provenance.The Rev.

Dr. Henry Eli Fawcett Henry Fawcett, died peacefully onat Bethany Home in Dubuque where he resided for the past two years. A reception for family and friends will be held at p.m. on Monday, J at the Heritage Center, University of Dubuque.