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    Bettany, George Thomas (male) 03/30/1850 - 12/02/1891 English Caius College, Cambridge

    Biologist and botanist; wrote popular science articles and books;  contributed to the Dictionary of National Biography, The Times, The Athenaeum, and other journals; wrote First lessons in practical botany (1881) and other works.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Bromhead, Sir Edward Thomas F. (male) 03/26/1789 - 03/14/1855 Irish Caius College, Cambridge; University of Glasgow

    Landowner and mathematician; fellow of the Royal Society. See Boase I: 412, ODNB.

    Burgess, William Roscoe (male) 05/29/1834 - 09/19/1905 Irish Caius College, Cambridge; Trinity College, Dublin

    Vicar of Christ Church, Latford; wrote The Relations of Language to Thought (1869).

    Danby, Thomas William (male) 1840 English Caius College, Cambridge; Queens' College, Cambridge

    Mineralogist, school inspector; educated at Royal School of Mines; lecturer in Natural Sciences at Trinity College; published an English edition of Determination of Minerals by the Blowpipe.

    Donne, William Bodham (male) 07/29/1807 - 06/20/1882 English Caius College, Cambridge; Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge

    Journalist and examiner of plays; member of the Apostles club at Cambridge; librarian of the London Library; examiner of plays in the lord chamberlain's office; wrote for British and Foreign Review, Edinburgh Review, Quarterly Review, and other periodicals. See Boase I: 896, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Gilly, Rev. William Stephen (male) 01/28/1789 - 09/10/1855 English Christ's Hospital, London; Caius College, Cambridge

    Vicar of Norham; wrote The Spirit of the Gospel (1818), A Memoir of Felix Neff (1832), and other works. See Boase I: 1151, ODNB.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Goodhart, Charles Woide (male) 01/16/1829 - 03/28/1914 English Caius College, Cambridge

    Of Reading; a schoolteacher in Brighton who wrote "On Seeing Things as They Are" (Evening Hours, N.S. I, 1874).

    Laughton, John Knox (male) 04/23/1830 - 09/14/1915 English Caius College, Cambridge

    Naval historian; Professor of Modern History at King's College London; contributor to Dictionary of National Biography.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Lockwood, Sir Frank (male) 07/15/1846 - 12/18/1897 English Caius College, Cambridge

    Barrister and politician; MP for York; contributed caricatures in pen and ink, and sketches of humorous incidents, real or imaginary, to Punch.

    Maitland, Edward (male) 10/27/1824 - 10/02/1897 English Caius College, Cambridge

    Journalist; wrote for the Spectator, the Examiner, and the Athenaeum; founded with Anna Kingsford Hermetic Society; wrote The Pilgrim and the Shrine (1868) and other works. See Boase VI: 143-4.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Prowett, Charles Gipps (male) 1818 - 06/28/1874 English Caius College, Cambridge

    Barrister; editor of John Bull newspaper; contributor to Gentleman's Magazine, Fraser's Magazine, and Quarterly Review. See Boase II: 1661.
    (Also in the Wellesley Index.)

    Smith, Wyndham (male) 1813 - 12/07/1871 English Caius College, Cambridge; Trinity College, Cambridge

    Known for his devotion to sport racing. See Boase VI: 588.

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