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Corser, Thomas (1793–1876), literary scholar and Church of England clergyman, the third son of George Corser, a banker, of Whitchurch, Shropshire, and his wife, Martha, daughter of Randall Phythian of the Higher Hall, Edge, Cheshire, was born at Whitchurch, where he was baptized on 9 July 1793. From ...

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Elstob, William (1674?–1715), Anglo-Saxon scholar and Church of England clergyman, was probably born on 1 January 1674 and baptized on 15 January at All Saints' Church, Newcastle upon Tyne, the son of Jane Hall (d. 1692) and Ralph Elstob (1647–1688). His parents had married on 20 October 1672 at ...

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Fleming, Abraham (c. 1552–1607), author, literary editor, and Church of England clergyman, identified himself in his published works as 'London borne'. His elder brother, Samuel, having attended Eton College, matriculated at King's College, Cambridge, in 1565, aged seventeen. At about the same age ...

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Francis Ernest Hutchinson (1871–1947) by Walter Stoneman, 1945 © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Hutchinson, Francis Ernest (1871–1947), literary scholar and Church of England clergyman, was born at Forton, near Gosport, Hampshire, on 17 September 1871. He was the third son of the vicar, the Revd Charles Pierrepont Hutchinson (1831/2–1898), who was descended from the father of the regicide ...

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Joscelin [Joscelyn], John (1529–1603), Old English scholar and Church of England clergyman, was the third surviving son of Sir Thomas Joscelin (d. 1562), of Hyde Hall, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire, and High Roding, Essex, and his wife, Dorothy, daughter of Sir Geoffrey Gate (...

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Mitford, John (1781–1859), literary scholar and Church of England clergyman, was born at Richmond, Surrey, on 13 August 1781. He was the elder son of John Mitford (d. 1806), commander of a vessel engaged in the China trade of the East India Company...

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Nott, George Frederick (1767–1841), Church of England clergyman and literary editor, was the son of Samuel Nott (1739/40–1793), prebendary of Winchester, rector of Houghton, Hampshire, and vicar of Blandford, Dorset. His mother was Augusta (d. 1813), daughter of Pennell Hawkins, sergeant-surgeon to the king, and niece of ...

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Rawley, William (c. 1588–1667), Church of England clergyman and literary editor, was born in Norwich, of unknown parentage. On 22 January 1600 he was admitted Bible clerk of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, where he was tutored by a Mr Chapman, and, after graduating BA in 1605 and MA in 1608, was elected fellow and tutor on 19 March 1610. Ordained at ...

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Todd, Henry John (bap. 1763, d. 1845), Church of England clergyman and literary scholar, baptized at Britford near Salisbury on 13 February 1763, was the son of Henry Todd (b. 1733/4), curate of that parish from 1758 to 1765, and his wife, ...