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    Brewster, Sir David (male) 12/10/1781 - 02/10/1868 Scottish University of Edinburgh

    Scientist; founded Scottish Society of Arts; principal of Univ. of St. Andrews; invented lens for lighthouses, kaleidoscope; wrote Treatise on the Microscope (1837), Lives of Galileo, Tycho Brahe, and Kepler (1841), other works. See Boase I: 394, ODNB.

    Browne, James (male) 1793 - 1841 Scottish King's College, Aberdeen; St. Andrews University

    Newspaper editor and journalist; cleric, lawyer, and schoolmaster; editor of Caledonian Mercury; contributor to Edinburgh Review; wrote on Scottish history. See ODNB.

    Carlyle, John Aitken (male) 07/07/1801 - 12/15/1879 Scottish University of Edinburgh

    Physician and scholar; published Dante's Divine Comedy (1849); edited Irving's History of Scottish Poetry (1861). See Boase I: 549, ODNB.

    Carlyle, Thomas (male) 12/04/1795 - 02/05/1881 Scottish University of Edinburgh

    Philosopher and author; noted lecturer; works include Sartor Resartus (1835), Life of Frederick the Great (1858-65). See Boase I: 549-550, ODNB.

    Churchill, James (male) 1803 English

    Linguist; translated Schiller's "Wallenstein's Camp" for Fraser's Magazine. See Wellesley V: 153. Still alive in Nov. 1939. EMC, VPR 29 (1996), 302.

    Cockburn, Sir Alexander James Edmund (male) 12/24/1802 - 11/20/1880 English Trinity College, Cambridge

    Politician and barrister; M.P for Southampton; Lord Chief Justice of England; baronet. See Boase I: 661-2, ODNB.

    Croker, Thomas Crofton (male) 01/15/1798 - 08/08/1854 Irish

    Antiquary; clerk in the Admiralty 1818-1850; helped organize British Archaeological Association; wrote Researches in the South of Ireland (1834), Fairy Legends and Traditions of the South of Ireland (1825-1828) and other works. See Boase I: 765, ODNB.

    Cunningham, Allan (male) 12/07/1784 - 10/29/1842 Scottish

    Poet and songwriter; born in Scotland; Songs, Chiefly in the Rural Language of Scotland (1813); wrote for the Athenaeum, wrote a biography of Burns. See ODNB.

    Fleming, Samuel (male) 1769 English

    Teacher of Greek and Latin; still living in 1839.

    Fraser, William (male) 1805 - 1852 English

    Editor and lawyer.

    Gleig, Rev. George Robert (male) 04/20/1796 - 07/09/1888 Scottish Balliol College, Oxford

    Soldier and chaplain; inspector general of military schools; chaplain general of the forces; wrote The Subaltern (1826), The Chelsea Pensioners (1829), The History of the British Empire in India (1830-5), other works. See Boase I: 1156, ODNB.

    Gordon, Hunter (male) 1800 - 1855 English

    Deputy registrar of the Court of Bankruptcy in Manchester.

    Grant, Robert Edmond (male) 11/11/1793 - 08/23/1874 Scottish University of Edinburgh

    Professor of comparative anatomy and zoology at Univ. of London; lectured on geology. See Boase I: 1205-6, ODNB.

    Haywood, Francis (male) 1794 - 05/29/1858 English

    Translator; friend of Antonio Panizzi; translated works by Kant and Ihne; author of An analysis of Kant's Critick of pure reason (1844). See Boase V: 619-20, ODNB.

    Heraud, John Abraham (male) 05/07/1799 - 04/20/1887 English

    Edited The Sunbeam, the Monthly Magazine (1839-1842); contributed to Fraser's Magazine, Athenaeum, Illustrated London News; wrote plays, histories, other works. See Boase I: 1437, ODNB.

    Irving, David (male) 12/05/1778 - 05/10/1860 Scottish University of Edinburgh

    Biographer, classicist; librarian of Faculty of Advocates at Edinburgh; wrote The Elements of English Composition (1801), The Lives of the Scottish Poets (1804), History of Scottish Poetry (1861), other works. See Boase II: 21-2; ODNB.

    Julius, Nikolaus Heinrich (male) 10/03/1773 - 08/20/1862 German University of Heidelberg

    Physician and prison reformer; reformed the prison system in Prussia and worked as a writer. See http://jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/9086-julius-nikolaus-heinrich.

    Leeds, William Henry (male) 1786 - 05/01/1866 English

    Architectural critic; wrote for Foreign Quarterly Review and other periodicals; published Illustrations of the public buildings of London (1838), other works. See Boase II: 362-3.

    Lewis, Sir George Cornewall (male) 04/21/1806 - 04/13/1863 English Christ Church, Oxford

    Barrister, poor law commissioner, M.P.; editor of Edinburgh Review 1852-1855; chancellor of exchequer, home secretary, secretary for war. Wrote essays on romance languages, government of dependencies, authority, Roman history, other subjects. See Boase II: 413, ODNB.

    Mendibil, Pablo (male) 1788 - 1832 English

    Professor of Spanish Literature, King's College.

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