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...Samuel Henley is remembered as a talented but controversial literary figure. A polymath, Henley embodied many aspects of the American Enlightenment.Born in Abbots Kerswell, Devon, England, on November 29, 1744, Henley received a liberal...
...Wistar, Caspar (1696-1752) Vaughan, William Vaughan, Samuel Vaughan, John Vaughan, Benjamin Tilghman, William Rittenhouse, David Priestley, Joseph Ponceau, Peter Stephen Du Peale, Charles Willson Paterson, Robert Jefferson, Thomas...
...Beaven, James James Beaven was born on 9 July 1801 in Westbury, Wiltshire, England. Entering Oxford University in 1820, he received the BA in 1824 and was ordained priest in 1826. He took the Oxford MA in 1827, and BD and NN degrees...
...Edger, Henry Henry Edger was born on 22 January 1820 in the parish of Fletching, Sussex, England, and he died on 17 April 1888 in Versailles, France. He was raised as a Protestant dissenter, but in his youth he abandoned Christianity...
...Woodhull, Victoria Claflin Victoria Claflin Woodhull was born on 9 September 1838 in Homer, Ohio, the seventh of ten children. Woodhull’s formal education consisted of a total of less than three years in Homer’s Methodist church school. Her...
...Powicke, F.J. Frederick James Powicke was born in Kidderminster on 20 July 1854 and died in Stockport on 7 December 1935. He was educated for the Congregational ministry at Spring Hill College, Birmingham (the predecessor college...
...Gardiner, Harry Norman Harry Norman Gardiner was born on 6 November 1855 in Norwich, England. After completing grammar school, Gardiner went into business in England for four years. He emigrated to the United States in 1874 to attend...
...Sherrington, C.S. Charles Scott Sherrington was born in Islington on 27 November 1857 and died in Eastbourne on 4 March 1952. He was educated at St Thomas’s Hospital, London and Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, University...
...Venn, John W.E. Johnson was born in Cambridge, University of (including colleges except Trinity) Cambridge on 23 June 1858 and died in Northampton on 14 January 1931. His last days to one side, he breathed Cambridge, his family – Liberal...
...Bateson, William William Bateson was born in Whitby on 8 August 1861 and died in Merton, Surrey on 8 February 1926. His father was the Master of St John’s College, Cambridge, University of (including colleges except Trinity) Cambridge....