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Stack, Richard (d. 1812), Church of Ireland clergyman and scholar, was an elder son of Edward Stack, a farmer in co. Cork, and his wife, Sarah Ball. He entered Trinity College, Dublin, as a sizar on 27 May 1766, becoming a scholar (1769), and graduating BA (1770), MA (1779), BD (1783), and DD (1786). He became a fellow there in 1779. After ordination to the ministry of the ...

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Ussher, Ambrose (c. 1582–1629), Church of Ireland clergyman and scholar, was born in Dublin, one of the ten children of Arland Ussher (d. 1598), a clerk of chancery, and his wife, Margaret, the daughter of James Stanyhurst and Anna Fitzsimons. He was the younger and only surviving brother of ...