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Greswell, Richard (1800–1881), college teacher and promoter of church schools, born at Denton, Lancashire, on 22 July 1800, was the fourth son of a family of seven sons and two daughters of the Revd William Parr Greswell (d. 1854) and his wife, Anne Hague (1766–1841)...

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Pillans, James (1778–1864), classicist and educational reformer, was born in April 1778 in Riddle's Close, Edinburgh. At the time of his birth his father had recently started his own printing business, which was to remain in the Pillans family into the twentieth century. ...

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Robertson, Hannah (1862–1950), educationist and promoter of higher education for women, was born at St Peter Street, Peterhead, Aberdeen, on 5 November 1862, the fourth of six remarkable sisters, daughters of Francis Robertson, who had a shipbuilding business, and his wife, Hannah Smith...