John Gurney


John Gurney

The name John Gurney may refer to:

* Sir John Gurney (1768–1845) - English judge;
* John Gurney (1750-1789) - proprietor of Gurney's Bank and father of Joseph John Gurney
* Joseph John Gurney (1788 - 1847) - banker in Norwich, England and a prominent member of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers);
* John Henry Gurney (1819 - 1890) - English banker and amateur ornithologist;
* John Chandler Gurney (1896 - 1985) - U.S. Senator from South Dakota.


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  • Joseph John Gurney — (2 August 1788 4 January 1847) was a banker in Norwich, England and an evangelical Minister of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), whose views and actions led, ultimately, to a schism among American Quakers.BiographyGurney was born at… …   Wikipedia

  • Edward John Gurney — (* 12. Januar 1914 in Portland, Maine; † 14. Mai 1996 in Winter Park, Florida) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker. Gurney besuchte das Colby College in Waterville, Maine und studierte nach seinem Abschluss 1935 an der Law School der Harvard… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Edward John Gurney — Edward Gurney Pour les articles homonymes, voir Gurney. Edward John Gurney (1914 1996) était un homme politique américain. Il a été représentant républicain (1963 1969) puis sénateur de Floride (1969 1974) et membre de la Commission sénatoriale… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hoare, Sir Samuel (John Gurney), 2o baronet — también llamado (desde 1944) vizconde Templewood (de Chelsea) (24 feb. 1880, Londres, Inglaterra–7 may. 1959, Londres). Estadista británico. Como secretario de Estado para India (1931–35), asumió la enorme tarea de elaborar y defender en el… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hoare, Sir Samuel (John Gurney), 2nd Baronet — also called (from 1944) Viscount Templewood (of Chelsea) born Feb. 24, 1880, London, Eng. died May 7, 1959, London British statesman. As secretary of state for India (1931–35), he had the immense task of developing and defending in debate the new …   Universalium

  • Gurney's bank — was a well respected family run bank headquartered in Norwich, England. It merged into Barclays Bank in 1896.HistoryThe bank was founded in 1770 by John and Henry Gurney, sons of John Gurney (1688 – 1741), who passed the business to Henry s son,… …   Wikipedia

  • John Henry Gurney — (* 4. Juli 1819 in Earlham Hall, Norfolk, England; † 20. April 1890) war ein englischer Bankier und Amateur Ornithologe. Gurney war der einzige Sohn des Bankiers Joseph John Gurney aus Earlham Hall, Norfolk. Im Alter von zehn Jahren wurde er zu… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Chandler Gurney — (* 21. Mai 1896 in Yankton, South Dakota; † 9. März 1985 ebd.) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker (Republikanische Partei), der den Bundesstaat South Dakota im US Senat vertrat. John Gurney besuchte die öffentlichen Schulen in Yankton.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gurney — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Albert Ramsdell Gurney (* 1930) US amerikanischer Dramatiker und Autor Dan Gurney (* 1931), US amerikanischer Autorennfahrer und Teambesitzer Edward John Gurney (1914–1996), US amerikanischer Politiker… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Henry Gurney — (July 4, 1819 April 20, 1890) was an English banker and amateur ornithologist.Gurney was the only son of Joseph John Gurney of Earlham Hall, Norfolk. At the age of ten he was sent to a private tutor at Leytonstone near the Epping Forest, where he …   Wikipedia


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