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Alberti, Georg Wilhelm [pseud. Alethophilus Gottingensis] (bap. 1724, d. 1758), theologian and essayist

G. H. Thomann.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Theology. 499 words.

Alberti, Georg Wilhelm [pseud. Alethophilus Gottingensis] (bap. 1724, d. 1758), theologian and essayist, was baptized on 17 August 1724 ns at the church of St Aegiduen, Osterode am Harz, in...

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Badcock, Samuel (1747–1788), theologian and writer on literature

W. P. Courtney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theology; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 1341 words.

Badcock, Samuel (1747–1788), theologian and writer on literature, was born at South Molton, Devon, on 23 February 1747, the son of a butcher. His mother's maiden name was Plake. His parents...

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Boyd, Robert, of Trochrig (1578–1627), theological writer and poet

Rosalind K. Marshall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Theology. 1084 words.

Boyd, Robert, of Trochrig (1578–1627), theological writer and poet, was born in Glasgow, the son of James Boyd of Trochrig, archbishop of Glasgow (d. 1581) and his wife, Margaret Chalmers,...

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Elton, Sir Charles Abraham, sixth baronet (1778–1853), poet and theologian

R. K. Webb.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Theology. 630 words.

Elton, Sir Charles Abraham, sixth baronet (1778–1853), poet and theologian, was born in Bristol on 31 October 1778, the eldest of three sons of the Revd Sir Abraham Elton (1755–1842), fifth...

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Grosart, Alexander Balloch (1827–1899), literary scholar and theologian

Arthur Sherbo.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Theology. 1855 words.

Grosart, Alexander Balloch (1827–1899), literary scholar and theologian, was born at Stirling on 18 June 1827, the son of William Grosart, builder and contractor, and his wife, Mary...

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Jenkins, John Gwili (1872–1936), poet and theologian

J. B. Smith.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Theology. 1360 words.

Jenkins, John Gwili (1872–1936), poet and theologian, was born on 8 October 1872 at Hendy, Llanedi, Carmarthenshire, the fifth of nine children of John Jenkins (1829–1899), a tin-plate...

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Ludlam, Thomas (1727–1811), theologian and essayist

John Gascoigne.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Theology. 516 words.

Ludlam, Thomas (1727–1811), theologian and essayist, born in Leicester and baptized at St Mary's on 3 March 1727, was the youngest son of Richard Ludlam (1680–1728), physician, and brother...

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Lushington, Thomas (1590–1661), author and theologian

H. J. McLachlan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theology; Literature. 869 words.

Lushington, Thomas (1590–1661), author and theologian, was born at Sandwich, Kent, and baptized at Hawkinge, near Folkestone, on 2 September 1590, one of four children of Ingram Lushington...

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Maidstone [Maydestone], Richard (d. 1396), Carmelite friar, theologian, and poet

Richard Copsey.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Theology. 1130 words.

Maidstone [Maydestone], Richard (d. 1396), Carmelite friar, theologian, and poet, joined the order in Aylesford, Kent. He undertook his early studies in the order's London house, where he...

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More, Henry (1614–1687), philosopher, poet, and theologian

Sarah Hutton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Philosophy; Theology. 2558 words.

More, Henry (1614–1687), philosopher, poet, and theologian, was born in Grantham, Lincolnshire, on 12 October 1614, the youngest of the seven sons of Alexander More, sometime alderman and...

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