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A Biographical History of the Georgist Movement

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United Kingdom
Name Place(s) of Residence Comments
Macaulay,
Thomas Babington
...
MacDonald,
Douglas
Scotland
(Glasgow)
  • 1942 - President, Henry George Freedom League
MacDonald,
Kenneth
Scotland

  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1957 - Elected Vice President, Scottish League for the Taxation of Land Values
MacDonald,
Ramsay

  • 1924 - Book, The Socialist Movement and Socialism, Critical and Constructive, published
  • 1932 - Quote: "Rent is a toll, not a payment for service. By it social values are transferred from social pools into private pockets, and it becomes the means of vast economic exploitation."
  • 1934 - Article, Statements Supporting the Taxation of Land Values, Land & Liberty, June
MacDonald,
S.M.
England
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
MacDonnell,
John
...
  • 1846 - Born
  • 18-- - Graduated, Aberdeen University
  • 1871 - Book, A Survey of Political Economy, published
  • 1873 - Book, The Land Question, published
  • 1871 - Article, John MacDonnell. Reprinted from the book, Natural Taxation, published 1917. Part I / The Authorities / Chapter 5
MacDougall,
Percy
(Manchester)
  • 1942 - Died, April
Mace,
A.J.
Scotland
  • 1939 - Contributed an article to newspapers on the Centenary celebration of Progress & Poverty
Mackay,
Bailie A.B.
...

  • 1957 - Elected Vice President, Scottish League for the Taxation of Land Values
MacKay,
Duncan
Scotland
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
MacKendrick,
Alexander
Scotland
(Glasgow)
MacKenzie,
Gertrude E.
...
  • 1942 - Article, "My First Crusade," Land & Liberty, February
Mackenzie,
I.
...
  • 1929 - Secretary, Highland League
MacLaren,
Andrew
Scotland
(Glasgow)
  • 1883 - Born, Glasgow
  • 1890s - First read Progress and Poverty as a teenager
  • 1908 - Elected to Parliament (Labour)
  • 1908 - Article, Landholders Rights and Duties. The date this statement was written is not known. MacLaren was elected to the British Parliament in 1908. This statement may have been prepared as a campaign speech
  • 1915 - Cartoon -- Landlords Win, Land Values and National Single Taxer
  • 1923 - Paper, The Attitude of the British Political Parties to Land Value Taxation, presented at the International Conference to Promote Land Value Taxation and Free Trade; Oxford, England
  • 1930s - Engaged in correspondence with George Bernard Shaw regarding the land question
  • 1938 - Transcript of a statement on land nationalisation, delivered in the United Kingdom House of commons, 14 December
  • 1938 - His son founded the School of Economic Science in London
  • 1945 - Stood for election to Parliament as an Independent, but lost
  • 1938 - Review of the book, The Peoples' Rights, by Winston Churchill (1909)
  • 1970 - Review by Andrew MacLaren of the book, The People's Rights, originally published in 1909
  • 1975 - Died, 11 April, age 91
  • 2001 - Biography of Andrew Maclaren, by John Stewart, Standing for Justice; COVER
Maclaren,
Leon
England
(London)
  • 1910 - Born, 24 September (Glagow, Scotland)
  • 1931 - Became active in the Henry George movement
  • 1933 - Elected to the Executive Committee of the United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values (to 1937)
  • 1936 - Began teaching a course on Henry George's political economy in London
  • 1937 - Founded the School of Economic Science
  • 1943- - Chapter 1, Challenge of Our Time, from the book: Nature of Society
  • 1943- - Chapter 2, Production of Wealth, from the book: Nature of Society
  • 1943- - Chapter 11, The Law of Human Progress, from the book: Nature of Society
  • 1945 - Serving as Chairman, School of Economic Science
  • 1952 - Address, The Function of Economics, delivered at the London School of Economic Science, July
  • 1980 - Photograph
  • 1994 - Died, 24 June
MacLeod,
G.G.
Scotland
Rosshire
(Ardgay)
  • 1908 - Attended Scottish League conference, Inverness
MacIntyre,
Maggie
Scotland
  • 1908 - Elected Vice President, Ladies' Land League
MacMurchie,
David A.
England
(London)
  • 19-- - Pamphlet, For God's Sake Set the People Free and End Legalised Theft, a blueprint for full employment and national prosperity
  • 1955 - Attended International Union conference, St. Andrews University, Scotland
  • 1973 - Attended International Union conference, Isle of Man, September
  • 1978 - Composed a petition to Queen Elizabeth II re public collection of land rents
  • 1983 - Letter printed, Georgist Journal, Autumn
  • 1984 - Pamphlet, For God's Sake Set the People Free, published
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
  • 1984 - Elected President, Scottish League for LVT
  • 1986 - Died
MacMurchie,
James H.
Scotland
(Glasgow)
  • 1984 - Paper, "A Location -- What it Involves"
Macnamara,
(Dr.)
...
  • 1902 - Introduced bill to impose rates on land values
MacPhee,
Kate
Scotland
  • 1908 - Proposed formation of a Ladies' Land League, 19 September
  • 1908 - elected President, Ladies' Land League
MacSwan Scotland
(Glasgow)
United States
  • 1948 - Initial Director of Henry George School
  • 1950 - Emigrated to U.S.
Mactavish,
Duncan
Scotland
  • 1908 - Chairman, Inverness Liberal Association
Madsen,
Arthur W.

England

  • 1880 - Born, Edinburgh, Scotland, April 6
  • 1902 - Graduated, Edinburgh University; moved to South Africa
  • 1909 - Moved to London, joined the staff of United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values
  • 1916 - Serving as Assistant Secretary, United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values
  • 1923- Paper, Taxation of Land Values in Operation in British Dominions and Other Countries, presented at the International Conference to Promote Land Value Taxation and Free Trade; Oxford, England
  • 1923- Paper, Land Value Taxation in Western Canada, presented at the International Conference to Promote Land Value Taxation and Free Trade; Oxford, England
  • 1927 - Interviewed on the progress of land value taxation around the world, Birmingham Gazette, 26 May; indicated the International Union's memorandum was not distributed as an official document of the League of Nations but a copy was given to every member
  • 1929 - Member, United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values
  • 1929 - Elected Assistant Secretary, International Union
  • 1929 - Participated in International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, 29 July thru 4 August
  • 1933 - Became secretary, United Committee and editor of Land & Liberty
  • 1933 - Letter, read at the Henry George Foundation of America Congress, Memphis, Tennessee, on the status of land value taxation in the United Kingdom
  • 1934 - Article, Repeal of Land Value Taxation in Britain, Land & Liberty, June
  • 1935 - Attended Henry George Congress, New York, NY, September
  • 1936 - Attended International Union conference, London
  • 1939 - Article, The Outbreak of War, Land & Liberty, September
  • 1946 - Letter, Death Duties in England, to Anna George De Mille, 16 December
  • 1946 - Letter, Unused Land in England is Untaxed, to Anna George De Mille, December
  • 1947 - Letter, Tory-Socialist Alliance in Britain, to Anna George De Mille; 25 January
  • 1948- Editor, Land & Liberty
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Paper, "Land Value Taxation in Great Britain 1906-1951," delivered at International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 19xx - Book, The State as Manufacturer and Trader, published
  • 1955 -Paper, Danish Land Values Commission, presented at the International Conference to Promote Land Value Taxation and Free Trade, St. Andrews University, Scotland
  • 1957 - Photograph
  • 1957 - Died, 7 April
  • 1957 - Article, A Remembrance of Arthur Madsen, by Peter R. Stubbings, Land & Liberty, April

Madsen,
A.W. (Mrs.)
England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Malins,
H.
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
Mallock,
William Hurrell
...
  • 18-- - Graduated from Oxford University; he joined the Conservative party
  • 1882 - Reviewed Henry George's Progress and Poverty for the Quarterly Review; his review was 250 pages in length
  • 1883 - Book, Property and Progress, responding to Henry George
Mann,
Christopher
England
  • 2001 - Attended International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
Marfels,
Carl
...
Marston,
Jack
...
  • 1908 - Member, Yorkshire Land Values League
Marshall,
Alfred
(Yorks)
  • 1883 - Lecture series delivered in the City of Bristol, criticizing Henry George's ideas about wages
Marston,
J.M.
(Yorks)
  • 1929 - Member, United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values
Martin,
Roy
...
Martin,
Stephen
England
(Sidcup, Kent)
(Fordingbridge, Hants)
  • 19-- - Becomes member International Union
  • 1947 - With others, formed Liberal Liberty League
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Paper, "The Welfare State," presented at International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 1958 - Letter, Henry George News
  • 1965 - Letter, Land & Liberty, February-March
  • 1965, Letter, regarding liberal policies on land, Land & liberty, November-December
  • 1966 - Letter, responding to earlier article on land use planning, Land & Liberty, January
  • 1970 - Article, The Single Tax -- No Compromise, International Union Newsletter, February
  • 1975 - Letter, Land & Liberty, January-February
  • 1975 - Article, "State Forgery," responding to Julian Hickok on the cause of inflation. Georgist Journal, Spring
  • 1982 - Letter, Land & Liberty, March-April
  • 1982 - Letter, Georgist Journal, Winter
  • 1984 - Died, January 21, age 88
Martinsen,
L.G.
England
(Middlesex)
  • 1985 - Died
Mason,
Ian
  • 2010 - Presentation, "Opportunities in the 21st Century," at the International Union conference, London; 27 April
Maxwell,
J.S.
Scotland
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
McClafferty,
E.F.
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
McCovern,
A. (Mrs.)
England

  • 1955 - Attended International Union conference, St. Andrews University, Scotland
McDougal,
Arthur
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
McDougal,
Arthur R.
Scotland
  • 1929 - Paper, "Taxation of Land Values and Agriculture," presented at International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 1934 - Article, High Rents Crushing Farmers, Land & Liberty, November
  • 1936 - Paper, "Agriculture and the Economic Depression," presented at the International Union conference, London
McDougall,
(Dr.)
...
  • 1939 - Chaired the Centenary celebration of Progress & Poverty, Manchester
McDougall,
Percy
...

  • 1936 - Attended International Union conference, London
McEachran,
Frank
England
(London)
McGhee,
Henry George
England

  • 1945 - Re-elected to Parliament
  • 1945 - Paper, "Karl Marx's Theory of Surplus Value and Land Rent"
McGhee,
Richard
Scotland
(Glasgow)
  • 1880 - First read Progress and Poverty, received from the temperance leader, Dr. F.R. Lees
  • 1883 - Serving in Parliament
  • 1884 - Founding member, Scottish Land Restoration League
  • 188- - Met Henry George when George visited Ireland; McGhee helped to organize George's lecture campaigns
  • 189- - Organized and was elected President of the National Union of Dock Laborers; he was a key person responsibile for establishing the Labour Party
  • 1909 - Photograph
  • 19-- - Elected to Parliament to represent an Irish constituency and worked for Irish home rule
  • 1917 - Serving in Parliament
  • 1930 - Died, April (age 79)
McGhee,
Richard (Jr.)
...
  • 1899 - Article on him titled, "Richard McGhee, Single Tax Leader," in the National Single Taxer, February
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
McGill,
Greg
...
  • 2008 - Article, A Strategy for Reversing the Decline of Life in our Urban Centers, Land & Liberty. Originally published with the title, "The Good Life Lost." Autumn, pp.8-9
  • 2009 - Paper, "Taxation and its Effects on Sustainable Development with Reference to the United Kingdom," delivered at the UN-Habitat conference, Warsaw, Poland, 15-16 October
McGovern,
I. (Miss)
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
McGovern,
Nancie
...

  • 1936 - Attended International Union conference, London
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
McGrouther,
A. (Mrs.)
Scotland
(Stirlingshire)
  • 1939 - Submitted article to local newspaper regarding Centenary celebration of Progress & Poverty
  • 1969 - Died
McGuigan,
James H.
{Portsmouth)
  • 1898 - Founding member, Single Tax Union
  • 1929 - Member, United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values
  • 1909 - Moved to 41 Telephone Street, Fratton, Portsmouth
  • 1939 - Left England for Ireland
McHugh,
Edward
Ireland
(County Tyrone)
Scotland
(Glasgow)
  • 1853 - Born, Ireland
  • 1884 - Founding member, Scottish Land Restoration League
  • 1899 - Farewell dinner to Edward McHugh, prior to his return to the United Kingdom from the United States, held at the Manhattan Single Tax Club, 31 January
  • 1899 - Report by Joseph Dana Miller, Farewell Dinner to Edward McHugh, National Single Taxer
  • 1908 - Organized meeting on land value taxation in northern Scotland
  • 1909 - Photograph
  • 1915 - Distributed copies of Progress and Poverty "among the sailors at the concentration camp about eight miles from Northampton [to] 2000 English-speaking German seafaring men..."
  • 1915 - Died, 13 April
  • SEE ALSO LISTING UNDER IRELAND
McKenrick,
Alexander
Scotland
  • 1909 - Serving as President, Scottish League
McKeown,
H. (Miss)
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
McKeown,
William
...
  • 1894 - Founding member, Scottish League
McLardy,
David
...
  • 1884 - Founding member, Scottish Land Restoration League
McLean,
Iain (Prof.)
...

  • 2005 - Book, The Fiscal Crisis in the UK, published by Palgrave. This book analyzes the role of land markets and taxation
  • 2008 - Review of Richard Reeves book, John Stuart Mill: Victorian Firebran, Land & Liberty, Spring
McLeman,
Norman
...
  • 1894 - Founding member, Scottish League
McLennan,
William
...
  • 1894 - Founding member, Scottish League
McManus,
E.J.
England
(Liverpool)
  • 1923 - Recommended starting Henry George classes at International Georgist conference, Oxford
  • 1926 - Attended International Conference, Copenhagen
  • 1929 - Member, United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values
  • 1935 - Conducted a reading group using Henry George's Social Problems, then Progress and Poverty
  • 1936 - Formed Henry George class in Liverpool
  • 1936 - Paper, Remedies for Raising Wages -- True and False, presented at the International Union conference, London, September
  • 1939 - Presided at Centenary celebration of Progress & Poverty, Liverpool
  • 1942 - Teaching Henry George class near London
McTaggart,
John
...
  • 1894 - Founding member, Scottish League
McTavish,
D.C. (Rev.)
...
  • 1939 - Book, Individualism versus Socialism
Mein,
F.S.
...
  • 1894 - Pamphlet, Taxation of Ground Values, published
Mendel,
Jon
{Newcastle)
  • 2003 - Article, "Attack of the Bio-pirates," Land & Liberty, Autumn-Winter, 2002-2003
  • 2004 - Delivered papers at the International Union conference, Madrid, Spain
  • 2005 - Visiting Scholar at Watson Institute, Brown University
  • 2008 - Article, Putting Iraq's Resource Rents to Use to Solve its Social Problems, Land & Liberty. Originally published with the title, "Iraq, violence and resources." Autumn, pp. 10-11
  • 2009 - Article, Iraq, Violence and Resources, Land & Liberty, Winter 2008-2009
Menlen,
Henry
...

  • 1966 - Article, "Exhorters & Exporters," Land & Liberty, November-December
  • 1967 - Article, "The Shameless Employer," Land & Liberty, January-February
Mernane,
Jose
England
(London)
  • 19-- - Becomes member, International Union
  • 19-- - joins staff of IU
  • 1982 - Attended International Union conference, Utrecht, Holland
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
  • 1989 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Philadelphia, PA
  • 1991 - Article, "Fresh Land Perspective Beyond our Ken [Livingstone]," Land & Liberty, January-February
  • 2001 - Re-elected Tresurer, International Union, at conference in Edinburgh, Scotland
Mernane,
Richard
England
(London)
  • 1986 - Article, "Martyr' Priest Puts Land Reformers to Test [in Brazil]," Land & Liberty, September-October
Metcalfe,
A.W.
...
  • 1907 - Founding member, United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values
Meyer,
Herbert Ilya
England
(London)
  • 1981 - Letter printed, Georgist Journal, Summer
  • 1981 - Article, "Marxism: Dead Ducks and Dogmatism," Land & Liberty, July/August
  • 1980s - Created Georgist cartoons
  • 1989 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Philadelphia, PA
  • 1992 - Article, "The Only Cure for Boom and Bust," Building Design, 23 October
MIDLAND LAND VALUES LEAGUE England
  • 1909 - Located at 20 Cannon Street, Birmingham; Chapman Wright, Secretary
Mill,
Christopher
England
(London)
  • 2001 - Letter, "Kaletsky's Sinister Plan for Japan: Reflate the Asset Price Bubble," Land & Liberty, Summer
Mill,
John Stuart
England
Miller, E.J. England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Miller,
George
(Liverpool)
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
  • 1994 - Article, Failure of the Welfare State, Land & Liberty, special issue
  • 2006 - Paper, "Costing a Nuclear Future," at International Union conference, London, July
Miller,
M.W.
Scotland
  • 19-- - Became member, IU
  • 1984 - Died
Miller,
P.R.
...
  • 1973 - Attended International Union conference, Isle of Man, September; member, United Committee
Miller,
Robert
...
  • 19-- - Born, Aldershot
  • 1959 - First read Progress and Poverty
  • 1960 - Article, It's Never Too Late, published by Land & Liberty
  • 1965 - Article, "Quando!" Land & Liberty, February/March
  • 1965 - Article, "Off the Cuff," regarding rising mortgage interest rates, Land & Liberty, May
  • 1965 - Aticle, Lessons from United States History, Land & Liberty, November-December
  • 1969 - Article, "Make Yourself a Nuisance," Land & Liberty, March
  • 1969 - Article, How Long is a Principle?, Land & Liberty, September-October
  • 1975 - Article, "It Won't Shift Until You Push," Land & Liberty, March-April
  • 1977 - Article, "Chasing the Illusion," Land & Liberty, July/August
  • 1978 - Article, "Fair Rents as an Illusion," Land & Liberty, July-August
Mills,
David K.
England
(London)
(Essex)
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 1971 - Article, Collapse of the Liberal Party, Land & Liberty, November-December
  • 1973 - Member, United Committee
  • 1989 - Article, "On Single Tax Sufficiency," Georgist Journal, Spring
  • 1994 - Trustee, CIT
  • 2001 - Essay, The Ownership of the Means of Production, Land Reform Scotland
  • 2008 - Produces the periodical Practical Politics several times per year for the Land Value Tax Campaign
Mills,
S.A.
England
(Kent)
  • 1973 - Attended International Union conference, Isle of Man, September
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
Milne,
Joseph
England
(Kent)
Mitchell,
Ashley
England
(Yorkshire)
(Haddersfield)
  • 1886 - Born, Ossett, Yorkshire
  • 1908 - Joined Yorkshire Land Values League
  • 1923 - Stood for Parliament as the Liberal candidate off and on through 1955
  • 1926 - Elected Treasurer, International Union
  • 19-- - Paper, Trade Barriers: Protestations and Performance [publication information not known]
  • 1926 - Attended International Conference, Copenhagen
  • 1926 - Paper, House Famine as the Result of Poverty and Unemployment, presented at the the International Conference on Land Value Taxation, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1927 - Candidate for Parliament (Liberal Party)
  • 1927 - visited North America; arriving in New York city, where he visited the Henry George gravesite, then on to Montreal and Toronto. Quote: "...it is Henry George who has given us the only practical alternative to socialism."
  • 1927 - Address, Property Taxes: Great Britain Compared to the United States, delivered at a dinner meeting in New York City, 16 March
  • 1929 - Elected treasurer, International Union
  • 1929 - Member, Executive, United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values
  • 1933 - Visited the United States, including New York City
  • 1935 - Photograph
  • 1936 - Attended International Union conference, London
  • 1939 - Attended Henry George Congress, New York, NY; 29 August - 4 September; read paper written by Arthur W. Madsen, "The Public Status of Land Value Taxation in Great Britain"
  • 1947 - With others, formed the Liberal Liberty League
  • 1947 - Member, International Union for LVT and Free Trade
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Article, "Can Britain Recover from Socialism?" Henry George News, January
  • 1952 - Paper, International Trade (without Statistics), presented at the Eighth International conference on Land Value Taxation and Free Trade, Odense, Denmark; reprinted in Henry George News, October
  • 1952 - Address, "The Meaning and Purpose of Land Value Taxation," delivered at the National Liberal Party Club, 10 December
  • 1953 - Address on free trade, delivered at Henry George School, New York, June
  • 1955 - Paper, "The Land Values and Free Trade Movement in Great Britain,"
  • 1955 - Attended International Union conference, St. Andrews University, Scotland
  • 1957 - Article, A Yorkshire Liberal Keeps Faith, published by Land & Liberty
  • 1957 - Paper, "Trade Barriers: Protestations nad Performance," presented at International Union conference, Hanover, West Germany
  • 1959 - Visited Henry George School, NYC, described by the Bob Clancy as "for many of us the closest link to the British Henry George movement"
  • 1959 - Attended International Union conference, Hanover, West Germany
  • 1960 - Paper, "Do People Want Freedom?" presented at the Henry George Schools conference, Detroit, MI
  • 1964 - Attended International Union conference, New York, NY
  • 1966 - Article, Decline of Liberty, Land & Liberty, October
  • 1970 - Photograph
  • 1973 - Attended International Union conference, Isle of Man, September; member, United Committee
  • 1974 - Book, Memoir of a Fallen Political Warrior, published
  • 1977 - Died, January
Michell,
A. (Mrs.)
England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Mitchell,
George
England
  • 1957 - Student at Henry George School, NYC; sent 1,00 copies of "Can Taxation Be Constructive," to residents in Hampshire, England
Mitchell,
Rhona
England

  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 1955 - Attended International Union conference, St. Andrews University, Scotland
Mitchener,
F.
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Moffat,
Robert Scott
England
  • 1834 - Born
  • 1878 - Book, The Economy of Consumption
  • 1885 - Book, Mr. Henry George the "Orthodox"
  • 1895 - Died
  • 2003 - Biography, by George Babilot, American Journal of Economics and Sociology
Moll,
W.E. (Rev.)
...
  • 1857 - Born
  • 1880s - Supported Henry George and became a Christian Socialist
  • 1932 - Died
Monbiot,
George
...
Monk,
Michael
...
  • 1950s - Tutor at North-West Kent branch of HGS
  • 1982 - Appointed editor, Land & Liberty
Morley,
Charles
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Morley,
Joan
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
Morley,
John
  • 1888 - Address, in the House of Commons. Quote: "... the landowners gained from all improvements, and that their taxes should be increased." [Reprinted from Charles Albro Barker, Henry George, 1955, p.524]
Morris,
Daniel
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Morrison,
Herbert
...
  • 1939 - Introduced legislation for a tax to fund London's development. His statement appeared in Land & Liberty, Autumn-Winter, 2002-2003
Morrison,
R.F.
Scotland
(Helensburgh)
  • 2007 - Letter, regarding land value taxation, The Herald, 14 July
Morton,
E.
...
  • 1899 - M.P.; raised issue in Parliament of taxing land values
Morton,
George
Scotland
(Stuttgart)
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
  • 2003 - Letter, arguing against "banding" assessment practices; The Herald, 21 December; reprinted in Land & Liberty, Winter 2003-2004
Moulton,
Fletcher
...
  • 188- - Pamphlet, Taxation of Ground Values
Muir,
John
Scotland
(Glasgow)
  • 1900s - A prominent "Henry George man"
  • 1928 - Died (age 81)
Muirhead,
James F. (Dr.)
...
  • 1853 - Born
  • 1902 - Book, America, the Land of Contrasts: A Briton's View of his American Kin
  • 1906 - Letter, "An English Radical, Rebukes as Quite Superfluous 'A Certain Condescension' in Americans, New York Times, 8 February. Quote: "I am an out-and-out radical and convinced free trader ..."
  • 1934 - Article, "Land Value Taxation," The Contemporary Review
  • 1934 - Died
  • 1935 - Book, Land and Unemployment, published by Oxford University
  • 1936 - Review by Joseph Dana Miller of the book, Land and Unemployment; Land and Freedom, January-February
Muller,
Max
England
(Yorkshire)
  • 1883 - Arranged for Henry George to lecture at Oxford and Cambridge universities.
Munn,
William
England
(Yorkshire)
  • 1909 - Member, English League
Murdock,
John
Scotland
(Glasgow)
  • 1884 - Founding member, Scottish Land Restoration League
Murray,
Gilbert (Professor)
...
  • 1928 - Address delivered at a League of Nations meeting, in which he stated: "A great many of the boys who join the Officers Training Corps do so with the idea of living a life of sacrifice for their country. This we believe to be the case. When the boys grow up they may learn that their sacrifice was for the land lords who cliam to 'own' their country." Reprinted in Land and Freedom, June-July. Originally published in Commonweal
Murray,
Harry S.
Scotland
(Edinburgh)
  • 1890s - Became member, Scottish League
  • 1917 - Elected President, Edinburgh Taxation of Land Values League
Musgrave,
R.
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Musson,
George
England
(Derby)
  • 1939 - Attended Centenary celebration of Progress & Poverty, Manchester; served as Hon. Secretary, Derbyshire Land Values League
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 1955 - Attended International Union conference, St. Andrews University, Scotland
  • 1976 - Died
Musson,
Richard
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
Myers,
Fred
(Mount Hope)
  • 1890s - Became active Single Tax supporter
  • 1939 - Died, June
Nairn,
John
England
  • 2001 - Attended International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 2008 - Active in the Land Value Tax Campaign
Needoff,
Sydney
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Neilson, Francis England
(Birkenhead)
  • 1867 - Born, Birkenhead
  • 1909 - Elected to British Parliament, leader of Young Radical wing of the Liberal Party
  • 1915 - Book, How Diplomats Make War, published
  • 1915 - Left England for the United States, where he remained and eventually gained citizenship. See U.S. listing for additional information
Neininger,
G.H.
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
Nelms,
C.
England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Newman,
F.W.
...
  • Profession: Professor
  • 1882 - Became founding member of the Land Nationalisation Society
  • 1898 - Died
Newton,
Eugenie
...
  • 1942 - Returned to England after two years in United States (where she studied at the Henry George School, New York)
Nichols,
E.A. (Mrs.)
England
(London)
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
Nicol-Smith,
A.G.
Scotland
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Nichols,
E.A.
England
  • 1973 - Attended International Union conference, Isle of Man, September
Nichols,
Evelyn
England
(London)

  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, California
Nichols,
L. (Mrs.)
England
  • 1982 - Attended International Union conference, Utrecht, Holland
Noble,
Betty
England

  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1966 - Article, The Viable Society, Land & Liberty, February-March
Noble,
David
England
(London)
  • 19-- - Becomes member, International Union
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1981 - Died
Noble,
J. Bernard
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
Noble,
William
...

  • 1936 - Attended International Union conference, London
Nordling,
Carl
...

  • 1967 - Article, Land Speculation and the Great Depression, an exchange between Carl O. Nordling and Peter Rhodes, in response to a review by Peter Rhodes of an earlier article, "Origin of a Depression". Reprinted from Land & Liberty, November-December, 1967
Norlev,
Charles
...

  • 1936 - Paper, Problems of Population, prsented at the 5th International Conference to promote Land Value Taxation and Free Trade, Caxton Hall, Westminster, London; 1-5 September
Norris,
Doris
England
(London)
(Surrey)
  • 1973 - Attended International Union conference, Isle of Man, September
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, California
  • 1982 - Attended International Union conference, Utrecht, Holland
  • 1983 - Attended CGO conference, Goleta, CA
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
  • 1985 - Serving as Assistant Secretary, IU
  • 1989 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2001 - Died
North,
H.W.
Wales
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
Norton,
Taylor Richard
...
  • 1983 - Article, "So Who Does Own The Land?" Land & Liberty, January-February
Nussey,
T.W.
...
  • 1900 - M.P.; introduced resolution regading reform of local taxation
O'Connor,
T.P.
...
  • 1880s - M.P.
  • 1888 - Wrote in The Star of his support for Henry George's ideas
O'Donovan,
Hilary
England
  • 2001- Attended International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
O'Keeffe,
G.P.
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
O'Keeffe,
P.
England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
O'Leary,
Joan
England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
O'Leary,
P.
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Oliver,
P.V.
...
  • 1908 - Member, Yorkshire Land Values League
Oliver,
Sidney
...
  • 188- - Graduated from Oxford University
  • 189- - Pamphlet, Capital and Land, on behalf of Fabians
  • 1882 - Letter, regarding Henry George's Progress and Poverty, to Graham Wallas. Quote: "... it is all very well to poke fun at Henry George and his deduction of the immortality of the soul from the sound theory of property in land, in which I do not think you will have any fear that I shall follow him." [Reprinted from Charles Albro Barker, Henry George, 1955, p.380]
  • 1920 - Served as Secretary of State for India in Ramsay Macdonald's labour government
O'Regan,
(Rev.)
England
(Kent)
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
Orr,
John
Scotland
(Scotstounhill)
  • 1905 - Member Scottish Liberal Association
  • 1909 - Photograph
  • 1912 - Book, Taxation of Land Values, as it affects landowners and others, published by P.S. King & Son, London
  • 1912 - Review of the book: Taxation of Land Values, Land Values, December
Osborne,
J.
England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Osborne,
Tom
...
Othcote,
Thomas Dawson
England
Othick,
Frank
...
  • 1973 - Paper, "Diagnosis and Remedy," commenting on the booklet, Wrong Diagnosis -- Wrong Remedies, by Anthony Carter. Land & Liberty, July-August
  • 1973 - Paper, "Financing Local Governments," presented at the International Union conference, Isle of Man, September
Outhwaite,
Robert L.
Scotland
(Edinburgh)
  • 189- - Met Max Hirsch in Melbourne
  • 190- - Became journalist covering South Africa
  • 190- - Emigrated to England
  • 1906 - Candidate for Parliament against Joseph Chamberlain
  • 1909 - Address, at a National Conference convened by the United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values
  • 1909 - Coauthored book, The Essential Reform: Land Values Taxation in Theory and Practice, with C. H. Chomley
  • 1911 - Member, Land Values Group
  • 1912 - Served as M.P. from Hanley until 1918
  • 1918 - Pamphlet, The Restoration of Hope, published by the Commonwealth Land Party
  • 1918 - Campaigned as Independent and lost the election
  • 1919 - Started weekly newspaper, The Commonweal
  • 1919 - Leader of the Commonwealth Land Party, and former member of Parliament
  • 1923 - Address, The Full Appropriation of Economic Rent, delivered at the International Conference to Promote Land Value Taxation and Free Trade; Oxford, England
  • 1924 - Elected President, Commonwealth Land Party
  • 1925 - Stepped down as editor of The Commonweal
  • 1923 - Address, "The Full Appropriation of Economic Rent," delivered at the International Conference on the Taxation of Land Values; Oxford, England
  • 1930 - Died, 6 November (manuscript of his reminiscences was later published)
Owen,
Douglas J.J.
...
Owen,
V.C.
...
  • 1929 - Serving on the staff of the London Commonweal
  • 1929 - Died
Owen,
William Charles
...
  • 1854 - Born, 9 July
  • 1929 - Serving as a writer on the staff of The Commonweal
  • 1929 - Died; quote shortly before his death: "Press on, tell out the truth that the people are helpless because their equal right to the earth in denied."
Palmer,
J.H.
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
Parsons,
S.E.
(Accrington)

  • 1965 - Letter, regarding the land commission, Land & Liberty, November-December
Pasco,
Cecil
England
  • 1947 - Teacher, School of Economic Science
Paton,
Colin C.
England
(Liverpool)
(Kingston, Surrey)
  • 1939 - Serving as Secretary, Crosby Borough Henry George Fellowship
  • 1943 - Serving as Secretary, Crosby Borough Henry George Fellowship
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 1955 - Attended International Union conference, St. Andrews University, Scotland
  • 1971 - Died
Paul,
John
Scotland
(Glasgow)
England
(London)
  • 1863 - Born, 15 March
  • 19-- - Elected to Parliament
  • 1900 - Photograph
  • 1906 - Secretary of the Committee to initiate and promote land value taxation
  • 1907 - Founding member and First Secretary, United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values
  • 1909 - Photograph
  • 1910 - Editor, Land Values
  • 1916 - Serving as Secretary, United Committee
  • 1916 - Serving as Editor, Land Values
  • 1919 - Article, The Main Obstacle to Peace, Land & Liberty, January
  • 1919 - Paper, Manifesto of the British Single Taxers to the Voters of the United Kingdom, co-aurhotred by Frederick Verinder. Single Tax Review, Vol.XIX, No.1, January-February
  • 1926 - Attended International Conference, Copenhagen
  • 1929 - Attended the International Union conference, Edinburg, Scotland
  • 1929 - Elected General Secretary, International Union
  • 1929 - Member, United Committee for the Taxation of Land Values
  • 1933 - Died, 28 April (age 70)
  • 1933 - Memorial held in London, May
Paul,
Kegan
...
  • 1880 - Acquired rights to publish Progress and Poverty in Britain
  • 1883 - Following lectures on Progress and Poverty by Arnold Toynbee, "Kegan Paul followed up with a form letter, widely distributed, which referred to the lectures and invited readers of Progress and Poverty, to organize reading and discussion groups in every town, to diffuse Henry George's ideas." [Reprinted from Charles Albro Barker, Henry George, 1955, p.392]
  • 1903 - Published Henry George's Protection or Free Trade
Paul,
Matthew Wilson
...
  • 190- - Active in Scottish League for the Taxation of Land Values
Peace,
J.W. Graham
...
  • 1920's - Book, The Great Robbery, published
  • 1924 - Elected Secretary, Commonwealth Land Party
  • 1925 - Became editor, The Commonweal
  • 1925 - Article, "What the Commonwealth Land Party Want"
  • 1925 - Pamphlet, What the Commonwealth Land Party Want
  • 1926 - The Third International Conference, a statement delivered on behalf of the Commonwelath Land Party at the 1926 International Conference held in Copenhagen, Denmark, Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1926 - Serving as special correspondent, Land and Freedom (thru 19xx)
  • 1927 - Pamphlets, Labor's Land Policy Minimizing Bureaucratic Tendencies by Multiiplying Bureaucracies and What is the Commonwelath Land Party
  • 1927 - Article, Campaigning in Town and Country, Land and Freedom, March-April
  • 1929 - Article, "Conscript the Land Politicians of all Parties Playing with the Briton's Birthright Restoration the Only Real Remedy." Quote: "As in 1916, on the plan of 'national necessity', men were taken to save the land, so now we demand that the rent of the land shall be taken to save the men."
  • 1933 - The Great Robbery,published by the Commonweal Press, London
  • 1933 - Our Stolen Lands, Chapter III of the book, The Great Robbery, published by the Commonweal Press, London
  • 1935 - Article, "Force Into Use the Land Held to Ransom," London Daily Herald, 6 March
  • 1936 - Attended Henry George Foundation of America Congress, Cincinnati, Ohio; 12-14 November
  • 1939 - Revived The Commonwealt, which had ceased publication in 1934
  • 1942 - Article, Talking It Over, Land and Freedom, January-February
Peake,
Austin H.
England
  • Profession: University lecturer in Engineering, Cambridge
  • 1923 - Attended first International Union conference, Oxford
  • 19-- - Serving as chairman of the International Union executive
  • 1936 - Attended International Union conference, London
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 1955 - Attended International Union conference, St. Andrews University, Scotland
  • 1957 - Article, An Engineer's Philosophy, published by Land & Liberty
Pearson,
S. Vere (Dr.)
England
  • 1923 - Address, Land Monopoly, War and Public Debts, delivered at the International Conference to Promote Land Value Taxation and Free Trade; Oxford, England
  • 1926 - Paper, Moral Justice and World Peace, presented at International Union conference, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1933 - Pamphlet, Causes of Rural Depopulation, pubished by Cambridge University Press
  • 1935 - Book, The Growth and Distribution of Population, published by John Wiley & Sons, New York
  • 1936 - Paper, Causes of Fear, presented at International Union conference, London; Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1939 - Book, London's Overgrowth and the Causes of Swollen Cities, published by C.W. Daniel Ltd.
  • 1939 - Article, On the Progress of the Georgist Movement, The Freeman, May
  • 1939 - Review by Robert Clancy of the book, London's Overgrowth, and the Causes of Swollen Towns, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1942 - Article, Jakob Lange and the Danish Folk Schools, Land and Freedom, July-August
  • 1946 - Article, "The Future of Palestine," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, January
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
Pedder,
D.C.
England
Perrott,
John S.
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Peter,
Baillie John
Scotland
  • 1890 - Born, Stirlingshire (Lennoxtown)
  • 190- - First read Henry George's Protection or Free Trade
  • 19-- - Graudated from Edinburgh University (studied political economy under Prof. Shield Nicholson)
  • 1929 - Paper, The Tenure, Taxation and Rating of Land in Scotland, presented at International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 1955 - Paper, The Tenure, Taxation and Rating of Land in Scotland, presented at the Ninth International Conference on Land Value Taxation and Free Trade, St. Andrews University, Scotland; 15-20 August
  • 1957 - Article, An Historian's Conclusions, published by Land & Liberty
  • 1957 - Elected Vice President, Scottish League for Land Value Taxation
  • 1966 - Died, 24 May, age 75
Pickard,
Duncan
England
(Yorkshire)
Scotland
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
  • 1985 - Lecturer, Leeds University (owns/runs a farm)
  • 1985 - Article, "A Tax Plan for Farmers," Land & Liberty, May/June
  • 1986 - Article, "End in Sight for 'Unwanted Food' Subsidies," Land & Liberty, September-October
  • 2000 - Article, "Social Security From A Plot of Land," Land & Liberty, Spring
  • 2000 - Photograph
  • 2001 - Attended International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 2009 - Article, The Case for Subsidy Free Agriculture, Land & Liberty. Originally published with the title, "Farming Off the Dole." Summer
  • 2010 - Presentation, "the Conflict Between Scientific Integrity and Expert Opinin in the Making of Government Policy, at the International Union conference, London, 30 April
  • 2011 - Photograph
Pikler,
J.J. (Dr.)
...
  • 1940 - Article, "A New Classification of Social Systems," Land & Liberty, July
Pincham,
John
(Stoke D'Abernon, Cobham, Surrey)
  • 2000 - Article, "Financing A New Rail Track," Land & Liberty, Autumn
  • 2004 - Elected Treasurer, Professional Land Reform Group (serving as of 2008)
Pincham,
Roger
...
  • Serving as Chair of the Liberal Party. Also associated with the School of Economic Science
  • 1984 - Delivered talk on Liberal Party and Common Market, IU conference, Cambridge, England, August
Pollard,
Harry
England
(London)
  • 1951 - Liberal Party candidate for Parliament
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 1954 - Address, Is British Socialism a Success?; delivered at the Henry George School, New York, 23 April
  • 1954 - Article, "Impressions on Arrival," Henry George News, May
  • 1954 - Article, Who Are the Real Radicals?, Henry George News, September
  • 19-- - Active in Liberal Party prior to emigrating to Canada
  • 19-- Becomes teacher, Henry George School
  • 19-- - Teacher at Henry George School, London
Poole,
Peter E.
...
  • 1978 - Article, "Labour's Land Policies Ravage the Builders," Land & Liberty, May-June
  • 1978 - Article, "Ideology and the Liberals," Land & Liberty, September-October
  • 1978 - Article, Who Is Crippling the Free Market?, Land & Liberty, November-December
  • 1979 - Article, The Link Between Low Pay and Land Monopoly, Land & Liberty, March-April
  • 1980 - Article, "Dictators v. Democracy: The Case of Peru," Land & Liberty, May-June
  • 1982 - Article, Back to the Land: Lloyd George's Cranky Plan for Unenployment, Land & Liberty, September-October
  • 1986 - Article, Work and Wages: the Theory, Land & Liberty, March-April
  • 1987 - Article, "If Buddha could Rule the World...," Land & Liberty, May-June
  • 1987 - Article, Leo Tolstoy and Henry George, Land & Liberty, July-August
  • 1987 - Review of economist Mark Blaug's Economic Theory in Retrospect, 1985, Land & Liberty, September-October
  • 1993 - Article, "Families Destroyed by the Land Market," Land & Liberty, May-June
Popplewell,
E.G.
England

  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
Postlethwaite,
T.H.
England
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
Powell,
Bill
England
(North Warwickshire)
  • 2001 - Attended International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 2005 - Letter regarding taxation of intellectual property, Land & Liberty, Summer
Powell,
Valarie
England
  • 2001 - Attended International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
Prescott,
C.W. Walker
...

  • 1936 - Attended International Union conference, London
Prest,
A.R.
...
  • 1981 - Book, The Taxation of Urban Land, Manchester University Press (reviewed by Roger Sandilands, Land & Liberty, September-October 1982)
Prestidge,
Dorothy
England
(London)
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
  • 1989 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2001 - Attended International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
Price,
Charles E.
...
  • 1910 - Elected Chairman, Land Values Group
Pringle,
L. (Miss)
England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
Provand,
A.D.
...
  • 1892 - M.P.; introduced resolution regarding land taxation