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William Richard Morfill (1834–1909) by Sir William Rothenstein, 1893 © Estate of Sir William Rothenstein / National Portrait Gallery, London


Morfill, William Richard (1834–1909), Slavonic languages scholar, was born on 17 November 1834 at Maidstone, Kent, the second of the three children of William Morfill (1807–c.1870), a professional musician, and his wife, Elizabeth (fl. 1816–1836), née Couchman. The Morfills are thought to have been of Huguenot origin, but ...