- John Thomas,1845–1905, English physician, social reformer, and philanthropist, born in Ireland.
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Examples from the Web for barnardo
Dr. Barnardo has little difficulty in disposing of such gifts.The Quiver, 2/1900
There remained only one thing to be doneadopt a Barnardo boy.
Good-bye, old man, he said, seizing the hand of the Barnardo boy.
There is no misjudging the character of Dr. Barnardo—there is no misinterpreting his motives.
But the little ones—the very tiny ones, Dr. Barnardo, where do they go?
- Dr Thomas John . 1845–1905, British philanthropist, who founded homes for destitute children
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