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Angas, William Henry (1781–1832), mariner and missionary

Roald Kverndal.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Religion and Education; World History; Travel and Holiday. 1452 words.

Angas, William Henry (1781–1832), mariner and missionary, was born in Newcastle upon Tyne on 6 October 1781, the son of Caleb Angas, a successful coach manufacturer, merchant, and...

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Chalkley, Thomas (1675–1741), Quaker minister and master mariner

Gerald A. J. Hodgett.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Protestantism and Protestant Churches; World History; Travel and Holiday. 1011 words.

Chalkley, Thomas (1675–1741), Quaker minister and master mariner, was born on 3 May 1675 in Southwark, London, the son of George Chalkley (c.1642–1725), a Quaker tradesman, and his wife,...

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Eustace the Monk (c. 1170–1217), Benedictine monk, sea captain, and pirate

D. A. Carpenter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport; Property Law; Property Crime; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; World History; Travel and Holiday. 585 words.

Eustace the Monk (c. 1170–1217), Benedictine monk, sea captain, and pirate, was the son of Baudoin Busket, a lord of the county of Boulogne. According to his biography, Eustace studied...

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Louis, Alfred Hyman (1829–1915), scholar and visionary vagrant

Albert R. Vogeler.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mysticism; Education; Social and Cultural History; World History; Travel and Holiday. 991 words.

Louis, Alfred Hyman (1829–1915), scholar and visionary vagrant, was born in 1829 in Birmingham, the eldest son of Hyman Tobias (or Tobar) Louis, a well-to-do merchant, and his wife, Maria....

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Morris, Rev. Canon Timothy David

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; World History; Travel and Holiday; Religion. 171 words.

Born 17 Aug. 1948; s of Joseph Ernest and Mabel Elizabeth Morris; m 1st, 1972, Dorothy Helen Ralph (marr. diss. 1987); one d; 2nd, 1988, Irene Elizabeth Lyness

Priest...

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Oliphant, Laurence (1829–1888), diplomatist, traveller, and mystic

Leslie Stephen.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mysticism; Diplomatic History; International Relations; World History; Travel and Holiday. 4276 words.

Oliphant, Laurence (1829–1888), diplomatist, traveller, and mystic, the only child of Sir Anthony Oliphant (1793–1859) and his wife, Maria (d. 1881), daughter of Colonel Campbell of the...

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Waddington, George (1793–1869), traveller and church historian

W. P. Courtney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; History of Religion; World History; Travel and Holiday. 807 words.

Waddington, George (1793–1869), traveller and church historian, son of George Waddington (bap. 1753, d. 1824), vicar of Tuxford, Nottinghamshire, and his wife, Anne, youngest daughter of...

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