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Clay, John (1796–1858), prison chaplain, was born in Liverpool on 10 May 1796, the fifth son of Thomas Clay (d. 1821), ship- and anchorsmith, and his wife, Mary Lowe. He was a sickly child and was seen by the family as having learning difficulties. He was sent to ...

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Turnbull, Hugh (b. 1517, d. in or before 1566), dean of Chichester and administrator, was from Lincolnshire, born to an unknown family. He was admitted discipulus of Corpus Christi College, Oxford, on 27 April 1532, probationary fellow on 10 January 1536, and fellow in 1538; he remained a fellow until 1543. His logic lectures, begun in 1535, attracted complaints to ...

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Turner, Sydney (1814–1879), Church of England clergyman and school inspector, was born on 2 April 1814, the youngest son of Sharon Turner (1768–1847), historian of Anglo-Saxon and medieval England, and his wife Mary Watts (bap. 1768, d. 1843). Sydney Turner edited and prepared the index to his father's ...