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Barford, William (bap. 1719, d. 1792), Church of England clergyman and classical scholar, was the son of the Revd Thomas Barford (d. 1765), rector of Chalbury, Dorset, where he was baptized on 2 September 1719. He was educated at Eton College (1730–38), and was a scholar at ...

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Benwell, William (bap. 1765, d. 1796), Church of England clergyman and classical scholar, was baptized at St Peter's, Caversham, Oxfordshire, on 10 April 1765, the second son of Henry Benwell (bap. 1722, d. 1787) and his wife, Mary Ackerman (bap. 1729, ...

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Bingham, John (1612/13–1689), ejected minister and classical and oriental scholar, was born at Derby, the son of Henry Bingham. After attending Repton School from 1628, he was admitted sizar at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, on 10 June 1631, aged eighteen. Having moved to ...

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Bryan, Augustine (d. 1726), classical scholar and Church of England clergyman, was the son of Augustine Bryan of London. He was educated at St Paul's School, London, and was admitted to Trinity College, Cambridge, on 30 March 1708. He became a scholar in the following year and graduated BA (1712) and MA (1716). He was ordained a deacon at ...

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Capes, William Wolfe (1834–1914), Church of England clergyman and classical scholar, was the third son of Joseph Capes, an employee of the Royal Mint and a bookseller in Paternoster Row, London, and his wife, Anne, daughter of Joseph Wolfe, of Reading. He was born on 1 January 1834 in the parish of ...

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Crusius, (Eberhard) Lewis (1701–1775), Church of England clergyman and classical scholar, was born in London, the son of Irenaeus Crusius, a clerk. He was educated at Charterhouse School and matriculated from St John's College, Cambridge, in 1719. In January 1733 he was admitted as a pensioner at ...

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Cruttwell, Charles Thomas (1847–1911), classical scholar and Church of England clergyman, was born in London on 30 July 1847, the eldest son of Charles James Cruttwell, barrister, of the Inner Temple, and his wife, Elizabeth Anne, daughter of Admiral Thomas Sanders. Educated under ...

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Day, John (1566–1628), Aristotelian scholar and Church of England clergyman, was born 'in or over Aldersgate in London' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 412), the son of John Day (1521/2–1584), printer, and his wife, Alice Lehunte (d. 1612), and brother of ...

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Dunster, Samuel (1675–1754), Church of England clergyman and classical scholar, was born at Westminster in September 1675, the son of James Dunster, who came from Somerset. He was educated at Merchant Taylors' School from 12 March 1688, and then at Westminster School. He matriculated from ...

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Foulkes, Peter (bap. 1676?, d. 1747), Church of England clergyman and classical scholar, was probably baptized at St Mary on the Hill, Chester, on 5 November 1676. He was the third son of Robert Foulkes of Llechryd, Denbighshire, then deputy baron of the ...

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Gaisford, Thomas (1779–1855), classical scholar and dean of Christ Church, Oxford, was born at Iford Manor in Wiltshire on 22 December 1779. He was the eldest son of John Gaisford, a wealthy clothier of Bradford, Wiltshire, from whom he inherited a valuable house and estate; his mother was ...

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Thomas Gaisford (1779–1855) by Henry William Pickersgill, exh. RA 1847 Christ Church, Oxford

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Glasse, George Henry (1761–1809), classical scholar and Church of England clergyman, was born at Harrow, Middlesex, the son of Dr Samuel Glasse (1734–1812), and his wife Hannah, née Clutterbuck (bap. 1732? d. 1811). He was sent to Christ Church, Oxford, in 1775, and graduated BA on 28 April 1779 and MA on 14 January 1782. He took holy orders, and in 1785 his father resigned to him his living of ...

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Harmar, John (1593x6–1670), Church of England clergyman and Greek scholar, was, according to Wood, born at Churchdown, near Gloucester, eldest son of Arthur Harmar. He entered Winchester School probably about 1606 and was elected to a scholarship there in 1608 aged twelve, during the wardenship of his uncle, also ...

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Herbert, William (1778–1847), classical scholar and Church of England clergyman, was born at Highclere Castle, Hampshire, on 12 January 1778, the third son and fifth child of Henry Herbert, first earl of Carnarvon (1741–1811), and Lady Elizabeth Alicia Maria (1752–1826), eldest daughter of ...

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Hody, Humphrey (1659–1707), Church of England clergyman and classical scholar, was born on 1 January 1659 at Odcombe, Somerset, the son of Richard Hody (b. 1621/2), rector of Odcombe, and his wife, Jane. He matriculated at Wadham College, Oxford, on 10 March 1676, at the same time as two elder brothers, and was admitted scholar on 28 September 1677. He graduated BA in 1679, proceeded MA in 1682, BD in 1689, and DD in 1693. He was admitted fellow of ...

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Huntingford, Henry (1787–1867), classical scholar and Church of England clergyman, was born at Warminster, Wiltshire, on 19 September 1787, son of the Revd Thomas Huntingford, master of Warminster School, and a nephew of George Isaac Huntingford, bishop of Hereford. He became a scholar of ...

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Jelf, William Edward (1811–1875), Church of England clergyman and classical scholar, born in the city of Gloucester on 3 April 1811, was fifth son of Sir James Jelf (1763–1842), and his wife, Mary (d. 1850), daughter of George Kidman; he was brother of ...