William Abbot

William Abbot

Benefactor. The 'Carpinter' on the plaque is thought to indicate his livelihood rather than his surname.

Person, Benefactor

1 memorial
Action for Children

Action for Children

National children's charity. Founded by the Reverend Thomas Bowman Stephenson as 'The Children's Home'. Renamed 'National Children's Home' and adopted its present name in 2008. It originally provid...

Group, Benefactor, Children

2 memorials
William Cleverly Alexander

William Cleverly Alexander

A wealthy banker and art collector, who bought Aubrey House in 1873 for about £15,000. He was an important patron of Whistler. He died when he fell down the stairs of his country home Heathfield Ho...

Person, Art, Benefactor

1 memorial
Mahommed Ali, viceroy of Egypt

Mahommed Ali, viceroy of Egypt

Viceroy of Egypt in 1819.  Born in what is now Macedonia.  Regarded as the founder of modern Egypt.  Died Alexandria.  

Person, Benefactor, Politics & Administration, Egypt

1 memorial
Meg Davis Allen

Meg Davis Allen

Co-funder of the Reagan statue; trustee of the Heritage Foundation, an American think-tank.

Person, Benefactor, Politics & Administration

1 memorial
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