Beke, Charles Tilstone
10/10/1800 - 07/31/1874
Abyssinian explorer; acting consul at Leipzig; secretary to National Association for protection of industry and capital throughout British Empire; wrote The Sources of the Nile (1860), The British Captives in Abyssinia (1865) and other works. See Boase I: 223.
Wurm, Christian Friedrich Ludwig
04/03/1803 - 02/02/1859
Historian, journalist, school teacher, and politician; lectured on German literature in London (1826); edited English language newspaper in Hamburg; worked for political reform; wrote The trade policy of the Hanseatic cities and the interests of the German fatherland (1839 ) and other works.