Jeff Knaggs - Genealogy Files - Who's Who

Who's Who (and other biographical dictionaries)

Who's Who in the Far East - 1906

Knaggs, A.L. (Perak) Federated Malay States Civil Service; b Nov 7 1863; Secretary to Chief Justice, Singapore, 1885; Works Department, Krian, 1888-90; acting Settlement Officer and Registrar of Titles, Larat, 1891; Land Officer, Lower Perak, 1892; assistant Magistrate, Krian and Ipoh, 1893-95; acting District Magistrate, Matang, Chief Assistant Magistrate, Kinta, 1899; acting District Magistrate, Matang, Kuala Kansar, and Krian, 1900-01; acting assistant District Officer and Deputy Registrar of Titles, North Perak, 1904. Address North Perak, Federated Malay States < This is Albert Leary Knaggs, born Kingston, Jamaica 7 Nov 1864, died 26 Oct 1919, Marylebone >

Who Was Who - 1916-28

Knaggs, Sir Samuel William, K.C.M.G. cr 1920, C.M.G. 1908 b. 25 Dec 1856 s of Robert Knaggs M.R.C.S. Eng; m 1893 Violet Grey d of J.A.Harragin S.I.P.; one s, 4 d, Educ. Royal College, Trinidad. Entered Trinidad Service 1876; Chief Commissions - Port of Spain 1899, Receiver General, Trinidad 1901, Colonial Secretary, Barbados 1903, Colonial Secretary, Trinidad & Tobago 1907, administered the Government of Barbados in 1903-7, and Trinidad & Tobago in 1907-10, 11-13, 15-16. Retired 1918. d 31 Dec 1924.

Ladies Who's Who - 1930

Knaggs, Lady - Violet Gray, d of J. A. Harragin; m 1893 Sir Samuel William Knaggs K.C.M.G. (d 1924) Res. Port of Spain, Trinidad, BWI

Who Was Who - 1941-50

Knaggs, Col. Henry Thomas C.B. 1919 C.M.G. 1917 late R.A.M.C. b 26 July 1863 m 1893 Violet Geraldine (d 1934) d of late Robert Keating Clay. J.P. Killiney Co. Dublin. Capt 1886, Maj 1898, Lt Col 1906, Col 1915; S Africa 1899-1902 (Queen's medal & 3 clasps, king's medal & 2 clasps); served European War 1914-18, retired pay 1919. Address Eversleigh, Parabola Road, Cheltenham

Knaggs, Col. Morton Herbert C.M.G. 1918 late Army Ordnance Dept b 1871 s of Col. H. Knaggs R.A.M.C. Served S. African War 1900-2 (despatches, Queens Medal & 3 clasps, kings medal & 2 clasps) Assistant Director at War Office 1916-19; District Officer Bureau de Liquidation de Materiel de Guerre, Germany 1920-22. Club United services. D 4 March 1948

Knaggs, Robert Lawford M.A., M.D., m 1st 1926 Adrienne Ernestine Blanche nee Blouet-Dargonne (d 1931) widow of Morton William Smith, Recorder of Rochester, 2nd 1933 Anne d John Simpson, Hunmanby. Hunterian professor R.C.S.Eng; Professor of Surgery, The university, Leeds 1910-19, Consulting surgeon, Leeds General infirmary, & House Physician, Guy's Hospital. Address Glenburnie, 20 Forde Park, Newton Abbott d 16 Apr 1945

Who's Who in British Science - 1953

Knaggs, Isabel Ellie, b 2.8.93; M.A. (Cantab), PhD (Lond), D.I.C. Crystallog; Res. Worker, Davy Faraday res. Lab., The Roy. Inst., 20 Albermarle Street, London W1; Bromsgrove, Tilehouse Way, Denham, Bucks. Ed. N. London Colleg. Sch; Girton Coll. Cambridge; Imp. Coll. Res. Assist. Mineralogical Lab., Cambridge; Dem. Geol., Bedford Coll., London; Ayrton Fellow Girton. Crystallography. Pubn. Tables of Cubic Crystal structures of Elements and compounds (with Berta Karlik).

Who's Who - 1999 and 2000

Knaggs, Kenneth James C.M.G. 1971 O.B.E. 1959 formerly overseas civil servant b 3 July 1920 s of late James Henry Knaggs & Elsie (nee Walton) m Barbara d late Ernest James Page, two sons. Educ St Pauls School, London served War 1939-46, Sec to Gov Seychelles, 1955 (Acting Governor 57-58), N. Rhodesia Assist sec 1960, under sec 61, Perm Sec. Min of Finance & subseq same in Zambia 1964 retd 1970. European rep & Manager, Zambia Airways 70-72, Consultant Commonwealth Development Board 74-87. recreation walking, gardening, cooking. Address High House Farm, Earl Soham near Framlingham, Suffolk IP13 7SN 01728-685416 < Died 18 Aug 2001 >

The Dictionary of British Artists - 1880-1940

Knaggs, Nancy Exhibited 1887-95
Landscape, figure and flower painter London
Manchester City Art Gallery 1
Royal Academy 1
Royal Society of British Artists 13
Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours 3
Society of Women Artists 2