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Lyttelton, Edward (1855–1942), schoolmaster, Church of England clergyman, and cricketer, was born at Hagley, Worcestershire, 23 July 1855, the seventh of eight sons of George William Lyttelton, fourth Baron Lyttelton (1817–1876), and his first wife, Mary (1813–1857), daughter of Sir Stephen Richard Glynne, ...

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Parsons, John Henry (1890–1981), cricketer and Church of England clergyman, was born on 30 May 1890 at St John's Street, Oxford, the second of the six children of William Parsons (1854–1931), chef at Brasenose College, Oxford, and later a hotel manager, and his wife, ...

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David Stuart Sheppard, Baron Sheppard of Liverpool (1929–2005) by Sefton Samuels, 1980 © Sefton Samuels / National Portrait Gallery, London

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Sheppard, David Stuart, Baron Sheppard of Liverpool (1929–2005), cricketer and bishop of Liverpool, was born on 6 March 1929 at 86 Doods Road, Reigate, Surrey, the younger child of Stuart Morton Winter Sheppard, solicitor, and his wife, Barbara, née Shepherd. His father was a cousin of ...

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Charles Thomas Studd (1860–1931) by unknown photographer © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Studd, Charles Thomas (1860–1931), cricketer and missionary, was born in Spratton, Northamptonshire, on 2 December 1860, the third of the six sons (with one daughter) of Edward Studd (1819–1877), indigo planter in India, later of Tidworth House, Wiltshire, and his second wife, Dorothy (Dora) Sophia (...