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Alison, Archibald

Philip Carter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Art Education. 1510 words.

Alison, Archibald (1757–1839), Scottish Episcopal clergyman and writer on aesthetics, was born in Edinburgh, the son of Archibald Alison (1730–1794), lord provost of the city, originally of...

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Anson, Peter Frederick

Michael Yelton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Literature. 1138 words.

Anson, Peter Frederick (1889–1975), monk, writer, and artist, was born Frederick Charles Anson on 22 August 1889 at 32 South Parade, Southsea, the son of Charles Eustace Anson (1858–1940),...

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Arendrup [née Courtauld], Edith

Richard Milward.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Art. 673 words.

Arendrup [née Courtauld], Edith (1846–1934), artist and Roman Catholic religious sister, was born on 1 September 1846 at Bocking, Braintree, Essex, the younger child and only daughter of...

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Bridges, George Wilson

Catherine Hall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1883 words.

Bridges, George Wilson (1788–1863), Anglican clergyman, defender of slavery, and photographer, was born in Lawford, Essex, on 6 July 1788, the elder son of George Bridges (1759–1835), a...

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Cohoon, Hannah Harrison

Jane F. Crosthwaite.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations. 627 words.

Cohoon, Hannah Harrison (01 February 1788–07 January 1864), Shaker artist, was born in Williamstown, Massachusetts, the daughter of Noah B. Harrison, a revolutionary war veteran who died a...

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Cutler, Ann

Henry D. Rack.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Religion. 720 words.

Cutler, Ann (1759–1794), hand-loom weaver and Methodist evangelist, was born in Thornley, near Longridge, in the parish of Chipping, Lancashire; nothing is known of her parents. After...

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Finster, Howard

Heidi A. Strobel.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online April 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Art. 1317 words.

Finster, Howard (02 December 1916–22 October 2001), preacher and folk artist, was one of thirteen children born in Valley Head, Alabama, to Samuel William Finster and Lula Henegar Finster,...

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Gardnor, John

L. H. Cust.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 541 words.

Gardnor, John (1728/9–1808), painter and Church of England clergyman, of whose family background or education nothing is known, and who does not appear to have married or have had children,...

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Harry [married name Thresher], Jane

Katie Donington.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1607 words.

Harry [married name Thresher], Jane (1755/6–1784), Quaker and artist, was born in Jamaica, the daughter of Charity Harry (d. 1793), who was described in a private bill passed in the Jamaica...

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Hugford, Ferdinando Enrico

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Sculpture and Carving. 4 words.

See Hugford, Ignazio Enrico

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