Harris, James Rendel (1852–1941), biblical scholar and palaeographer, was born in Plymouth on 27 January 1852, the second son of Henry Marmaduke Harris, a house decorator, and his wife, Elizabeth Carter, née Budd. Educated at Plymouth grammar school, he entered Clare College, Cambridge...
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Weaver, Robert (1773–1852), Congregational minister and antiquary, born at Trowbridge, in Wiltshire, on 23 January 1773, was the son of Richard Weaver, clothier, and his wife, Mary. Aiming at the Congregational ministry, he chose study over the tailoring apprenticeship offered by his father, and entered ...