Dyche, Thomas (d. 1722x7), schoolmaster and writer on language, is of unknown origins. He was educated at Ashbourne Free School, Derbyshire, under the Revd William Hardestee, and subsequently took holy orders. He moved to London and in 1708 was keeping a school in ...
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Ray, Sidney Herbert (1858–1939), schoolteacher and linguist, was born on 28 May 1858 at 1 Ashford Street, Hoxton Old Town, London, the son of Septimus Ray, omnibus conductor, and his wife, Louisa Mary Ann Wort. He attended the British School at Abbey Street, Bethnal Green...