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Barton, William

Paul David Nelson.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 890 words.

Barton, William (26 May 1748–22 October 1831), revolutionary war soldier, was born in Warren, Rhode Island, the son of Benjamin Barton and Lydia (maiden name unknown). Information about his...

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Eddison, William Barton

Charles W. Carey.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 899 words.

Eddison, William Barton (22 March 1889–01 January 1980), inventor, was born in Irvington-on-Hudson, New York, the son of Charles Eddison and Mary Elizabeth Barton. He received his early...

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Rogers, William Barton

Trent A. Mitchell.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Education; Geology and the Lithosphere. 1813 words.

Rogers, William Barton (07 December 1804–30 May 1882), geologist and educator, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Patrick Kerr Rogers, a Physician, and Hannah Blythe....

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Barton, William (1597/8–1678), translator and hymnologist

A. B. Grosart.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Education; Music Education and Pedagogy. 549 words.

Barton, William (1597/8–1678), translator and hymnologist, matriculated as a sizar at Trinity College, Cambridge, in Lent 1619; he graduated BA in 1622 and proceeded MA in 1625. He was...

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William Barton

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

(1748–1831) Revolutionary army officer, born in Warren, Rhode Island. Barton planned and led an abduction raid of a British general from Newport, Rhode Island (1777), for which he was...

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Barton, William

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 55 words.

(1748–1831) Revolutionary army officer, born in Warren, Rhode Island. Barton planned and led an abduction raid of a

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William-Powlett, Vice-Admiral Sir Peveril (Barton Reibey Wallop)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 203 words.

KCB 1953 (CB 1949); KCMG 1959; CBE 1945; DSO 1942; DL; RN retired

Born 5 March 1898; 2nd s of Major Barton William-Powlett; m...

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Wright, Edward William Barton (1860–1951), martial arts instructor

Emelyne Godfrey.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 1359 words.

Wright, Edward William Barton (1860–1951), martial arts instructor, was born in Bangalore, India, on 10 October 1860, the son of William Barton Wright (1828–1915), locomotive engineer, and...

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Barton [Berton], William (d. after 1382), theologian and university principal

Jeremy Catto.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Theology. 636 words.

Barton [Berton], William (d. after 1382), theologian and university principal, originated in the diocese of Canterbury, and must have read the arts course at Oxford in the early 1350s....

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Worthington, William Barton

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 172 words.

BSc (Lond.), DSc (Manchester) 1923

Born 8 July 1854; s of Samuel Barton Worthington, MInstCE; m 1883, Lilian Broadfield Hughes (d 1937), e...

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Northrup, William Barton

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 43 words.

KC Canada; MA

Born 19 Oct. 1856; died 22 Oct. 1925

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Barton, Sir William (Pell)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 139 words.

KCIE, 1927 (CIE 1914); CSI 1920

Born 1871; m 1918, Evelyn Agnes, d of J. C. T. Heriz-Smith, of Slade, Bideford; two d; died 28 Nov. 1956

late Indian...

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Barton, William Henry

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 140 words.

Born 6 May 1869; e s of late Daniel Barton, of Downend, Isle of Wight, and Southampton; m Jane Caroline (decd), y d of late Alex. Ritchie, of Aberdeen and London;...

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Barton, Sir William

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 107 words.

Kt, 1917

Born 5 Aug. 1862; s of late Robert Barton and Annie Gray; m 1st, 1895, Jessie Cuthbertson (d 1915), d of late James Boyd, Merchant, Manchester; one ...

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1004 To William Barton C.1677?

Richard Baxter.

Edited by Geoffrey F. Nuttall and N. H. Keeble.

in Calendar of the Correspondence of Richard Baxter, Vol. 2: 1660–1696

Primary Text.

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Rogers, William Barton (1804–1882)

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of the History of American Science, Medicine, and Technology

January 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology. 578 words.

He was born in Philadelphia to a family of scientists. His father, Patrick Kerr Rogers, studied medicine at the University

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Mainwaring, Hon. William Frederick Barton Massey-

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 106 words.

Born 25 May 1845; 5th s of 3rd Baron Clarina; m 1872, Isabella (d 1905), o d of C. Benjamin Lee Mainwaring; one ...

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Gray, Brig.-Gen. Frederick William Barton

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 79 words.

CMG 1915; DSO 1908

Born 7 Feb. 1867; s of Rev. Thomas T. Gray of Carn Park, Co. Westmeath; m 1907, Winifred Frances, d of James Stewart, Tientsin, N China; ...

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