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Biscoe, Cecil Earle Tyndale- (1863–1949), missionary and educationist, was born on 9 February 1863 at Holton Park, Wheatley, Oxfordshire, the son of William Earle Tyndale (1813–1895), a landowner, and his wife, Elizabeth Carey (d. 1891), daughter of Albert Glass Sandeman, founder of ...

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Fraser, Alexander Garden (1873–1962), educationist and missionary, was born on 6 October 1873 at Tillicoultry, Clackmannanshire, the son of Sir Andrew Henderson Leith Fraser KCSI (1848–1919), of the Indian Civil Service, and his first wife, Agnes Archibald (d. 1879) of Tillicoultry; his grandfather the ...

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Fraser, Charles (bap. 1823, d. 1886), missionary and educationist, was baptized in Aberdeen on 29 July 1823, the son of Hugh Fraser, merchant, and his wife, Christina McAllan. He attended Aberdeen grammar school (1833–8) and then Marischal College, Aberdeen, from which he graduated MA in 1845. He then studied divinity at ...

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Pearson, William Winstanley [Willie] (1881–1923), missionary and educationist, was born on 7 May 1881 at 48 Princes Road, Toxteth, Liverpool, the son of the Revd Samuel Pearson (1842–1907), Congregationalist minister, and his wife, Bertha Eliza, née Crosfield (1850–1922), from a prominent Quaker family. His father became a passive resister to the ...

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Shaw, Mabel (1888–1973), missionary and educationist, was born on 3 December 1888 at Prestwood Road, Heath Town, Willenhall, Wolverhampton, the eldest of three boys and two girls of Matthew Shaw, a tea-shop manager, and his wife, Elizabeth Anne, née Purchase. Between the ages of five and ten she lived with her grandmother in the ...

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Small, Ann Hunter [Annie] (1857–1945), missionary and educationist, was born on 26 December 1857 at Polmont, Redding, Stirlingshire, the eldest of the three daughters, all subsequently missionaries, of the Revd John Small (1833–1899), trained teacher and missionary of the Free Church of Scotland...

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Warburton, Mabel Clarisse (1879–1961), missionary and educationist, was born on 22 June 1879 at Kings Langley, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, the second of two children of Thomas Frederick Warburton and his wife, Mabel Catherine Harries (d. 1879). Her father was already deceased, and her mother did not survive the birth, so ...

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Whately, Mary Louisa (1824–1889), educationist and missionary, was born on 31 August 1824 at Halesworth in Suffolk, where her father was rector. She was the third child and second daughter of the five children of the scholar Dr Richard Whately (1787–1863), later archbishop of ...