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Edwards, (Samuel Jules) Celestine (1857?–1894), Methodist evangelist and journal editor, was born, probably on 28 December 1857, at Burns, Dominica, in the West Indies, one of ten children. His father was a sailor, who died about 1867; little is known of his mother except that she was alive in 1894. ...


Garbett, Edward (1817–1887), Church of England clergyman, journalist, and evangelical apologist, was born at Hereford on 10 December 1817, the sixth son of James Garbett (1775–1857), prebendary of Hereford Cathedral, and brother of James Garbett (1802–1879), archdeacon of Chichester. He was educated at ...


Hugh Miller (1802–1856) by David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson, c. 1843 Scottish National Portrait Gallery


Miller, Hugh (1802–1856), geologist, evangelical journalist, and writer, was born on 10 October 1802 in Church Street, Cromarty, the first of three children of Hugh Miller (bap. 1754, d. 1807), shipmaster in the coasting trade, and Harriet Wright (bap. 1780, d...