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Johannes Amos Comenius (1592–1670) by Wenceslaus Hollar, 1652 © Copyright The British Museum

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Comenius, Johannes Amos [Jan Amos Komenský] (1592–1670), theologian and educationist, was born on 28 March 1592, the only son of Martin Segeš Komenský (d. 1602), a burgher in Uherský Brod, and his wife, Anna (d. 1603). Comenius was born in Moravia...

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Thomas Charles Edwards (1837–1900) by James Russell & Sons © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Edwards, Thomas Charles (1837–1900), theologian and educationist, was born at Llanycil, Bala, Merioneth, on 22 September 1837. He was the eldest son of Lewis Edwards, founder of Bala College, and through his mother he was related to Thomas Charles, organizer of the Sunday school movement in ...

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Scott, Alexander John [Sandy] (1805–1866), theological dissident and educationist, was born on 26 March 1805 at the Middle Parish manse, Greenock, the fifth of six children born to Dr John Scott (1763–1836), a Church of Scotland parish minister, and his wife, Susanna, daughter of ...

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Wesley [née Annesley], Susanna (1669–1742), theological writer and educator, was born on 20 January 1669 in Spital Yard, Bishopsgate, London, the youngest daughter of the Revd Samuel Annesley (bap. 1620, d. 1696), nonconformist minister, and his second wife, Mary White (d...

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Woodward, Hezekiah (1591/2–1675), educationist and divine, was born in Worcestershire, the youngest of nine children. Like most educational reformers, Woodward was critical of his own upbringing. According to the autobiographical details in his 'Of the child's portion' (1640), published in A Sons Patrimony and a Daughters Portion...