Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-10 of 13 items for:

Religion x History of Gender and Sexuality x Christianity x clear all

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

Butler [née Grey], Josephine Elizabeth (1828–1906), social reformer and women's activist

Judith R. Walkowitz.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Christianity. 5913 words.

Butler [née Grey], Josephine Elizabeth (1828–1906), social reformer and women's activist, born on 13 April 1828 at Milfield Hill, Glendale, Northumberland, was the fourth daughter and...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

chastity, Christian

Christopher Rowland.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Early Christianity; History of Gender and Sexuality. 348 words.

Go to Oxford Research Encyclopedias »  abstract

Coppin, Fanny Jackson

Linda M. Perkins.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Organization and Management of Education; Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Politics. 1434 words.

Coppin, Fanny Jackson (1837–21 January 1913), educator, civic and religious leader, and feminist, was born a slave in Washington, D.C., the daughter of Lucy Jackson. Her father’s name and...

Go to American National Biography Online »  home page

Forster, Mary (1786–1873)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 3 words.

See Forster, William

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Gray, Arthur Herbert (1868–1956), Presbyterian minister and promoter of marriage guidance

Alana Harris.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1835 words.

Gray, Arthur Herbert (1868–1956), Presbyterian minister and promoter of marriage guidance, was born at 30 Stafford Street, Edinburgh, on 9 September 1868, the youngest son of Alexander...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Heale, William (1581/2–1628), Church of England clergyman and writer on women

Stephen Wright.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality. 708 words.

Heale, William (1581/2–1628), Church of England clergyman and writer on women, was a native of South Heal, Devon. Admitted as a commoner aged eighteen to Exeter College, Oxford, on 14 March...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Knightley [née Bowater], Louisa Mary, Lady Knightley (1842–1913), churchwoman and women's activist

Peter Gordon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Politics. 1040 words.

Knightley [née Bowater], Louisa Mary, Lady Knightley (1842–1913), churchwoman and women's activist, was born on 25 April 1842 at 37 Lower Grosvenor Street, London, the only child of...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

M’Clintock, Mary Ann Wilson

Christopher Densmore and Judith Wellman.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Slavery and Abolition of Slavery. 1697 words.

M’Clintock, Mary Ann Wilson (20 February 1800–21 May 1884), and Thomas M’Clintock (28 March 1792–19 March 1876), Quakers, abolitionists, and key organizers of the first Woman's Rights...

Go to American National Biography Online »  home page

M’Clintock, Thomas

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Slavery and Abolition of Slavery. 16 words.

See M’Clintock, Mary Ann Wilson

Go to American National Biography Online »  home page

Sumner [née Heywood], Mary Elizabeth (1828–1921), founder of the Mothers' Union

Pamela Johnston.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality; Christianity. 930 words.

Sumner [née Heywood], Mary Elizabeth (1828–1921), founder of the Mothers' Union, the daughter of Thomas Heywood (1797–1866), antiquary, and his wife, Mary Elizabeth Barton (d. 1870), was...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page