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    Arnold, Thomas James (male) 1803 - 05/20/1877 English University of Gottingen

    Barrister; commissioner of bankruptcy and magistrate; wrote A Treatise n the Law Relating to Municipal Corporations (1852); translated Faust (1877). See Boase I: 88, ODNB.

    Augustus, Frederick (male) 08/16/1763 - 01/05/1827 English University of Gottingen

    Second son of King George III; Commander-in-Chief during Napoleonic wars.

    Burgess, Rev. Henry (male) 1808 - 02/10/1886 English University of Glasgow; University of Gottingen

    Cleric, Vicar of St. Andrew, Whittlesea, Cambs.; edited Journal of Sacred literature and Clerical Journal; author of Poems (1850), Festal epistles of St Athanasius translated from the Syriac (1852), other works. See Boase I: 478, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Finlay, George (male) 12/21/1799 - 01/26/1875 Scottish University of Glasgow; University of Gottingen

    Historian; lived in Greece as correspondent of the London Times; wrote A History of Greece from Its Conquest by the Romans to the Present Times. See Boase I: 1048-9, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Frankfurter, Oskar (male) 02/23/1852 - 10/01/1922 German University of Berlin; University of Gottingen

    Linguist and scholar; expert in Sanskrit; translator and civil servant in Siam; senior librarian of the National Library of Thailand in Bangkok.

    Hueffer, Francis (male) 05/22/1845 - 01/19/1889 German University of Gottingen

    Writer and journalist on music; from 1878 music critic for the Times; translated the correspondence of Richard Wagner and Franz Liszt to English; editor of the Musical World.

    Monod, Gabriel (male) 03/07/1844 - 04/10/1912 French University of Gottingen

    Historian

    Nicholas, Thomas (male) 02/17/1816 - 05/14/1879 Welsh University of Gottingen

    Antiquary and educator; Presbyterian minister; wrote Annals and Antiquities of the Counties and County Families of Wales (1872).

    Quain, John Richard (male) 1816 - 09/12/1876 Irish University of Gottingen; University College, London

    Barrister and Jurist; judge of the court of Queen's Bench; wrote The New System of Common Law Procedure (1852). See Boase II: 1685, ODNB.

    Ramsay, William Mitchell (male) 03/15/1851 - 04/20/1939 Scottish St. John's College, Oxford; University of Gottingen

    Archaeologist and New Testament scholar; expert on the history of Asia Minor; wrote The Historical Geography of Asia Minor (1890) and other works.

    Schubring, Julius (male) 03/28/1839 - 06/05/1914 German University of Bonn; University of Gottingen

    Classical scholar; known for studies of the archaelolgical topology of Sicily.

    Seeman, Berthold Carl (male) 02/28/1825 - 10/10/1871 German University of Gottingen

    Botanist and naturalist; co-edited a German journal of botany; published The Journal of Botany, British and Foreign (1863); managed gold mine in Nicaragua, suger estate near Panama. See Boase III: 479.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Sully, James (male) 03/03/1842 - 11/01/1923 English University of Gottingen; Humboldt University, Berlin

    Psychologist;  Grote Professor of the Philosophy of Mind and Logic at University College London; wrote Sensation and Intuition (1874), Pessimism (1877) and other works; wrote for the Fortnightly, Contemporary Review, and other periodicals.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Sully, James (male) 02/02/1842 - 11/01/1923 English University of Gottingen; Humboldt University, Berlin

    Psychologist; Professor of the Philosophy of Mind and Logic at University College London; co-founder of  British Psychological Society.

    Treu, Georg (male) 03/29/1843 - 10/05/1921 German University of Berlin; University of Gottingen

    Classical archaeologist; oversaw excavations at Olympia.

    Weir, William (male) 02/09/1802 - 09/15/1858 Scottish University of Edinburgh; St. Andrews University; University of Gottingen

    Member of Scottish Bar; editor of Edinburgh Literary Journal, Glasgow Argus, Scottish annual; wrote for Charles Knight's Penny Cyclopaedia; editor of Daily News. See Boase III: 1257, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

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