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    Arnould, Sir Joseph (male) 11/12/1813 - 02/16/1886 English Wadham College, Oxford

    British judge in India and writer; wrote articles for the Daily News; wrote Law of Marine Insurance; promoted study of Mohammaden and Hindu law. See Boase IV: 175, ODNB.

    Atkinson, Joseph Beavington (male) 05/26/1822 - 10/24/1886 English

    Art critic for the Saturday Review beginning in 1865; wrote English Painters of the Present Day (1871), Studies Among the Painters (1874), An Art Tour in the Northern Capitals of Europe (1873), and other works
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Bagehot, Walter (male) 02/03/1826 - 03/24/1877 English University College, London

    Political commentator, economist, and journalist; Unitarian; wrote for The Inquirer, The Economist, and other periodicals; cofounder of the National Review. See Boase I: 123, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Baumann, Arthur Anthony (male) 01/01/1856 - 06/20/1936 Scottish Balliol College, Oxford

    Lawyer, author, newspaper editor, businessman and Conservative Party politician
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Beerbohm, Henry Maximilian (male) 08/24/1872 - 05/20/1956 English

    Essayist, parodist, and caricaturist; drama critic for the Saturday Review; wrote  Zuleika Dobson (1911). See ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Bennett, Mary (Saunders) (female) 1813 - 1899 English

    Wife of John Bennett: (1815-1894), publisher, journalist, and novelist. See ODNB under her brother, John Saunders; also RLF cases 1875 (Mary), 1815 (John Bennett). Add to Wellesley death year of 1899.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Beresford-Hope, Alexander James Beresford (male) 01/25/1820 - 10/20/1887 English Trinity College, Cambridge

    M.P. for Maidstone and for Stoke; partner in Saturday Review; art collector; wrote many books, including Worship in the Church of England (1874); a founder of Church Quarterly Review. See Boase I: 1528-9, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Blakesley, Joseph William (male) 03/06/1808 - 04/18/1885 English Corpus Christi College, Cambridge; Trinity College, Cambridge

    Dean of Lincoln and journalist; member of Apostles club; held living of Ware, Hertfordshire; wrote letters on social and political subjects to The Times; wrote Four Months in Algiers, with a Visit to Carthage (1858); contributed to the Quarterly and Edinburgh reviews. See Boase I: 305, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Bowen, Charles Synge Christopher (male) 01/01/1835 - 04/10/1894 English Balliol College, Oxford

    Jurist and journalist; contributed to Saturday Review; judge of the court of appeal. See Boase IV: 465, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Brodrick, George Charles (male) 05/05/1831 - 11/08/1903 English Balliol College, Oxford

    Oxford historian and writer; wrote for the Times; warden of Merton College, Oxford. Wrote English Land and English Landlords: An Enquiry into the Origin and Characters of the English Land System, with Proposals for its Reform (1881) and many other works. See ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Budge, Rev. Edward (male) 1799 - 08/03/1865 English Christ's College, Cambridge

    Theolgian, geologist, and general writer; rector of Bratton Clovelly, Devon; Posthumous Gleanings (1866) included essays he had written for the Saturday Review. See Boase I: 467, ODNB.

    Butler, George (male) 06/11/1819 - 03/14/1890 English Exeter College, Oxford; Trinity College, Cambridge

    Divine and schoolmaster; professor at Durham University; principal of Liverpool College; wrote Principles of Imitative Art (1852). See Boase IV: 562-3, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Campbell, Gertrude Elizabeth (Blood) (female) 1857 - 11/01/1911 Irish

    Correct year of birth in Wellesley. See ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Carr, Joseph Comyns (male) 03/02/1849 - 12/12/1916 English University of London

    Drama and art critic, journalist, gallery director, author, poet, playwright and theatre manager; art critic for the Pall Mall Gazette; edited the Illustrated English Magazine. See ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Cecil, Lord Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne (male) 02/03/1830 - 08/22/1902 English Christ Church, Oxford

    Conservative politician and Prime Minister; served as Foreign Secretary; wrote extensively for the Quarterly Review and other similar periodicals. See ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Chalklen, Charles William (male) 1803 - 01/28/1846 English Trinity College, Cambridge

    Divine and poet; wrote Semiramis: An Historical Morality and Other Poems (1847); contributed to the Westminster Review, Blackwood’s Magazine, and Christian Monthly Magazine.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Church, Richard William (male) 04/25/1815 - 02/10/1890 English Wadham College, Oxford

    Ordained priest 1852; dean of St. Paul's 1871-1890; one of the founders of The Guardian; leading member of High Church party; many books including History of the Oxford Movement. See Boase IV: 662-3, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Clark, John Forbes (male) 07/01/1821 - 1910 English

    Diplomat; 2nd baronet; served in Paris in 1848, Brussels in 1852, and Turin from 1852 to 1855.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Clark, John Willis (male) 06/24/1833 - 10/10/1910 English Trinity College, Cambridge

    Fellow of Trinity, Superintendent of the Cambridge University Museum of Zoology from 1866-1892, and Registrary of the University; Secretary of the Cambridge Antiquarian Society. He was a co-author of Architectural History of the University and Colleges of Cambridge (1886), and wrote other works. See ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Clark, William George (male) 03/18/1821 - 11/06/1878 English Trinity College, Cambridge

    Fellow of Trinity College from 1844-1878; ordained priest (1854); founder and editor of Journal of Philology (1868); wrote travel works; edited Cambridge Shakespeare. See Boase I: 629, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

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