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Whitney, James Pounderlocked

  • C. W. Previté-Orton
  • , revised by C. N. L. Brooke


Whitney, James Pounder (1857–1939), ecclesiastical historian, was born at Marsden, near Huddersfield, Yorkshire, on 30 November 1857, the only son of Thomas Whitney, perpetual curate of Marsden, and his wife, Ann Jane, daughter of James Morice. Both parents were of south Welsh extraction. A precocious boy, he showed an early interest in academic history. He was educated at ...

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