Moseley People

Moseley has been the birthplace and/or home to many people who were well known locally or nationally over the centuries and the History Group has published booklets about a number of these.  The first of these booklets entitled ‘Some Moseley Personalities Volume I’ provides biographical sketches of the following personalities in alphabetical order.

Click on the names below to read the respective articles and click here to read the introduction to Volume I .

Andrew Franklin CVO, accumulated an impressive collection of Chinese ceramics and art whilst working as a British diplomat in China and subsequently bequeathed a large portion of it to Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. Click HERE to read the story of Andrew’s life and Chinese collection.

Further articles have subsequently been produced, some in Moseley Personalities Volumes II and III, that provide synopses of the lives of other local personalities  Click on the names below to read the articles.

Articles about Moseley people also appear in Local History Newsletters from 2012-13. Click on the Newsletter edition to read the article:

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