05/28/1780 - 09/04/1865
Trinity College, Dublin
Born in Dublin; published Irish Melodies (122 songs); wrote oriental romance Lalla Rookh, sold Byron's memoirs to John Murray; wrote many books of poetry, memoirs of Sheridan and Byron. See Boase II: 954-5, ODNB.
(Also in the Wellesley Index.)
1834 - 09/16/1907
Rector of All Hallows the Great with All Hallows the Less; wrote The Englishman's Brief on Behalf of His National Church; cowriter of The Anglican Brief Against Roman Claims (1893); wrote Dictionary of the English Church, Ancient and Modern (1881). See London at the Opening of the Twentieth Century. Contemporary Biographies (Brighton: W.T. Pike & Co., 1905: 150).