1-8 of 8 results  for:

  • ecclesiastical and church historian x
  • Church of England clergyman x
Clear all

Article

Cheetham, Samuel (1827–1908), Church of England clergyman and ecclesiastical historian, the son of Samuel Cheetham, farmer, of Hambleton, Rutland, and his wife, Emma Mary, née Woolston, was born in Hambleton on 3 March 1827. Educated at the neighbouring grammar school of Oakham, he matriculated at ...

Article

Hardwick, Charles (1821–1859), ecclesiastical historian and Church of England clergyman, was born at Slingsby, near Malton, in the North Riding of Yorkshire, on 22 September 1821, one of the sons of a farmer and joiner, Charles Hardwick, and his wife, Sarah. After receiving some education at ...

Article

Inett, John (1646/7–1718), Church of England clergyman and ecclesiastical historian, was the younger son of Richard Inett of Bewdley, Worcestershire, who was of Huguenot extraction, and his wife, a member of the Hungerford family of Down Ampney, Gloucestershire. Educated at Bewdley grammar school...

Article

Lathbury, Thomas (1798–1865), Church of England clergyman and ecclesiastical historian, was born at Brackley, Northamptonshire, the only son of Henry Lathbury. On 7 April 1821 he matriculated at St Edmund Hall, Oxford, graduating BA in 1824 and MA in 1827. Having taken holy orders, he held curacies at ...

Article

McManners, John [Jack] (1916–2006), historian and Church of England clergyman, was born on 25 December 1916 at 14 Lanark Terrace, Ferryhill, co. Durham, the eldest of three sons of Joseph (Joe) McManners, a miner, and his wife, Annie, née Marshall, a schoolteacher. He grew up in an Anglican vicarage after his father was ordained, and was educated at the ...

Article

Medd, Peter Goldsmith (1829–1908), Church of England clergyman and ecclesiastical historian, was born on 18 July 1829, the eldest son of John Medd FRCS of Leyburn, Yorkshire, who practised at Stockport, and his wife, Sarah, daughter of William Goldsmith. After education at King's College, London...

Article

Milner, Joseph (1745–1797), Church of England clergyman and ecclesiastical historian, was born on 2 January 1745 at Quarry Hill, near Leeds, and baptized on 30 January at St Peter's, Leeds, the elder son of Joseph Milner (c.1715–1760), a poor weaver. An attack of measles at three left him permanently weakened, and throughout his boyhood his health was precarious. Spending much time indoors, he was attracted to books and learning from an early age. His father recognized his son's intellectual precocity but it was ...

Article

Overton, John Henry (1835–1903), Church of England clergyman and ecclesiastical historian, born at Louth, Lincolnshire, on 4 January 1835, was only son of Francis Overton, surgeon, of Louth, a man of learning and of studious habits, and his wife, Helen Martha, daughter of ...