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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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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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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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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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Brown, James (1812–1881), Roman Catholic bishop of Shrewsbury

Peter Phillips.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 776 words.

Brown, James (1812–1881), Roman Catholic bishop of Shrewsbury, the son of James and Winifred Brown, was born on 11 January 1812 in Wolverhampton. He was educated at Sedgley Park School...

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Douglass, John (1743?–1812), vicar apostolic of the London district

Geoffrey Scott.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 1188 words.

Douglass, John (1743?–1812), vicar apostolic of the London district, was born at Yarm, Yorkshire, probably in December 1743, the son of John Douglass, originally from Scotland, whose...

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Lorimer, Peter (1812–1879), minister of the Presbyterian Church of England

Gordon Goodwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 651 words.

Lorimer, Peter (1812–1879), minister of the Presbyterian Church of England, born in Edinburgh, was the eldest son of John Lorimer, builder. He was educated at the Royal High School and...

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Charles, David (1812–1878), Calvinistic Methodist minister and educationist

W. Gareth Evans.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 749 words.

Charles, David (1812–1878), Calvinistic Methodist minister and educationist, was born on 23 July 1812 in Bala, the fourth in the family of three daughters and two sons of Thomas Rice...

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Fisken, William (1812–1883), Free Church of Scotland minister and inventor

Gordon Goodwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 526 words.

Fisken, William (1812–1883), Free Church of Scotland minister and inventor, was born on Gelleyburn Farm, near Crieff, Perthshire, on 16 September 1812, the son of Thomas Fisken, a farmer,...

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Procter, Francis (1812–1905), Church of England clergyman and liturgical scholar

W. H. Frere.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Religion. 427 words.

Procter, Francis (1812–1905), Church of England clergyman and liturgical scholar, born at Hackney on 21 June 1812, was the only son of Francis Procter, a warehouseman in Gracechurch Street,...

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Macleod, Norman (1812–1872), Church of Scotland minister and journalist

Thomas Hamilton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1296 words.

Macleod, Norman (1812–1872), Church of Scotland minister and journalist, the eldest child of Norman Macleod (1783–1862) and his wife, Agnes, daughter of Maxwell of Aros, chamberlain of the...

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