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Bridges, George Wilson (1788–1863), Anglican clergyman, defender of slavery, and photographer

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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Cutler, Ann (1759–1794), hand-loom weaver and Methodist evangelist

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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Gardnor, John (1728/9–1808), painter and Church of England clergyman

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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Hugford, Ferdinando Enrico (1695–1771)

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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Noble, Samuel (1779–1853), engraver and Swedenborgian minister

Alexander Gordon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations; Prints and Printmaking. 686 words.

Noble, Samuel (1779–1853), engraver and Swedenborgian minister, was born in London on 4 March 1779. His father, Edward Noble (1740/41–1784), was a bookseller and mathematician, the author...

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Peters, (Matthew) William (1742–1814), portrait and genre painter and Church of England clergyman

Robin Simon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1121 words.

Peters, (Matthew) William (1742–1814), portrait and genre painter and Church of England clergyman, was born at Freshwater, Isle of Wight. His father, Matthew Peters (b. 1711), was described...

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Russell, William (1784–1870)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 3 words.

See Russell, John

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Treacy, Eric (1907–1978), bishop of Wakefield and railway photographer

John A. Hargreaves.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1483 words.

Treacy, Eric (1907–1978), bishop of Wakefield and railway photographer, was born on 2 June 1907 at 63 Kings Road, Willesden, London, the surviving twin son of George Treacy (1866–1929), a...

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Wickham, William Arthur (1849–1929), photographer and Church of England clergyman

Nicholas Webb.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 929 words.

Wickham, William Arthur (1849–1929), photographer and Church of England clergyman, was born on 3 February 1849 at Trowbridge, the eldest of the five children of William Wickham (1806–1865),...

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