Coltman [née Todd], Constance Mary (1889–1969), Congregational minister and the first woman to be ordained to the Christian ministry in Britain, was born in Putney, London, on 23 May 1889, the oldest of the four children of George Todd (1844–1912), headmaster and educational administrator, and ...
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Lord, Thomas (1808–1908), Congregational minister, was born of poor parents at Olney, Buckinghamshire, on 22 April 1808. His father was John Lord and his mother Hannah, née Austin. Mainly self-taught, he was apprenticed to a shoemaker. His family moved to Northampton in 1816 where they joined ...