Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Hartley, Henry Robinsonlocked

(1777–1850)
  • Elizabeth J. Morse

Extract

Hartley, Henry Robinson (1777–1850), eccentric and philanthropist, was born on 12 November 1777 in Southampton, second and only surviving child of Henry Hartley (1731–1800) and his wife, Susanna, née Lavender (1742–1821). His father inherited a prosperous wine business from a childless uncle, George Robinson...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription