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Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Concert overture, op. 49 (1880), by Tchaikovsky; written for the Moscow Exhibition, it commemorates Napoleon's retreat from Moscow in 1812 and incorporates La Marseillaise and the Tsarist...

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Ward, William George (1812–82)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 39 words.

(1812–82),

theologian and philosopher. A fellow of Balliol College, Oxford, he pushed Tractarian principles to extremes, and

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Windthorst, Ludwig (1812–91)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 74 words.

(1812–91),

German Catholic politician. He held high office in Hanover. After the union of Hanover with Prussia

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Martyn, Henry (1781–1812)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 52 words.

(1781–1812),

Anglican missionary. He became a chaplain of the East India Company at Calcutta in 1805. Besides

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Macleod, Norman (1812–72)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 29 words.

(1812–72),

Scottish minister. He was a favourite of Queen Victoria and one of the most prominent and

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Griesbach, Johann Jakob (1745–1812)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 80 words.

(1745–1812),

NT scholar. From 1775 he was professor of the New Testament at Jena. In 1775–7 he published

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Leask, William (1812–1884), Congregational minister

Ian Sellers.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations. 776 words.

Leask, William (1812–1884), Congregational minister, was the second son of poor parents resident in Kirkwall, Orkney, and was born there on 4 March 1812. (Kirkwall appears in Leask's...

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Pugin, Augustus Welby Northmore (1812–52)

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 50 words.

(1812–52),

architect and ecclesiologist. He was the chief inspirer of the ‘Gothic Revival’. His works include St

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Rawle, Richard (1812–1889), bishop of Trinidad

W. P. Courtney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 425 words.

Rawle, Richard (1812–1889), bishop of Trinidad, born at Plymouth on 27 February 1812, was a son of Francis Rawle (1778–1854), an attorney at Liskeard, who on abandoning practice had settled...

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Jobson, Frederick James (1812–1881), Wesleyan Methodist minister

G. C. Boase.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 490 words.

Jobson, Frederick James (1812–1881), Wesleyan Methodist minister, son of John Jobson (1786/7–1875), was born at Northwich, Cheshire, on 6 July 1812, and served an apprenticeship to Edward...

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Drury, Henry (1812–1863), Church of England clergyman

Gordon Goodwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 385 words.

Drury, Henry (1812–1863), Church of England clergyman, eldest son of Henry Joseph Thomas Drury (1778–1841) and his wife, Caroline Tayler, and grandson of Joseph Drury (1751–1834), was born...

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Thomas, Owen (1812–1891), Calvinistic Methodist minister

J. E. Lloyd.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 479 words.

Thomas, Owen (1812–1891), Calvinistic Methodist minister, son of Owen (d. 1831) and Mary Thomas, was born in Edmund Street, Holyhead, on 16 December 1812. John Thomas (1821–1892) was a...

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McLean, Archibald (1733–1812), Scotch Baptist minister

Thompson Cooper.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 521 words.

McLean, Archibald (1733–1812), Scotch Baptist minister, was born on 1 May 1733, at East Kilbride, Lanarkshire, and was the son of a farmer, a highlander descended from Brolus, eldest son of...

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Glasse, Samuel (1734–1812), Church of England clergyman

Nigel Aston.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 864 words.

Glasse, Samuel (1734–1812), Church of England clergyman, was born and baptized on 18 June 1734 at Purton rectory, Purton, Wiltshire, the son of the Revd Richard Glasse (1700–1748), rector...

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Porteous, William (1735–1812), Church of Scotland minister

Richard B. Sher.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 803 words.

Porteous, William (1735–1812), Church of Scotland minister, was born on 11 March 1735, the eldest surviving child of James Porteous (1701–1780) of Dalveich, minister of Monzievaird and...

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Bayley, Cornelius (1751–1812), Church of England clergyman

B. W. Young.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 640 words.

Bayley, Cornelius (1751–1812), Church of England clergyman, was born at Ashe, near Whitchurch, Shropshire, and baptized on 27 November 1751 at the Presbyterian chapel at Dodington by...

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Jackson, Thomas (1812–1886), Church of England clergyman

M. C. Curthoys.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 639 words.

Jackson, Thomas (1812–1886), Church of England clergyman, was born in Preston, Lancashire, the son of Thomas Jackson (1783–1873), Wesleyan minister, and his wife, Ann Hollinshead (d. 1854)....

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Martyn, Henry (1781–1812), missionary and translator

Avril A. Powell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Religion and Education; Christianity. 1494 words.

Martyn, Henry (1781–1812), missionary and translator, was born on 18 February 1781 in Truro, Cornwall, the third of the four children of John Martyn, a clerk in a merchant's office. His...

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Brown, David (1762–1812), East India Company chaplain

A. J. Arbuthnot.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 637 words.

Brown, David (1762–1812), East India Company chaplain, was the son of Francis Brown, a prosperous farmer of Driffield Greets, Yorkshire. He was educated privately at Scarborough and then at...

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Goold, James Alipius (1812–1886), Roman Catholic archbishop of Melbourne

Patrick O'Farrell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 765 words.

Goold, James Alipius (1812–1886), Roman Catholic archbishop of Melbourne, was born into a prosperous merchant family in Cork, Ireland, on 4 November 1812. Educated by Augustinian friars, he...

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Dodds, James (1812–1885), Free Church of Scotland minister and author

Rosemary Mitchell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 416 words.

Dodds, James (1812–1885), Free Church of Scotland minister and author, was born at Hitchell Yett, Cummertrees, near Annan, Dumfriesshire, on 13 August 1812, the eldest son of William Dodds...

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