Sir James Stephen: Papers c. 1807-1953
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Epithet: KCB; civil servant British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001123.0x0002bc ...
Epithet: politician Title: Baron Glenelg British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000296.0x00015b ...
Sir James Stephen (1789-1859) was born at Lambeth on 3 Jan. 1789, the son of James Stephen (1758-1832). He entered Trinity Hall, Cambridge, in 1806, and was called to the bar at Lincoln's Inn in 1811 (LL.B., 1812). He became counsel to the colonial department in 1813, with responsibility for reporting on act of the colonial legislatures. In 1814 he married Jane Catherine (d. 1875), daughter of Jonn Venn, rector of Clapham. Their children included Sir James Fitzjames (1829-1894), 1st Baronet and ...
The Church Missionary Society was founded in 1799 by a small group of laymen and clergy of the Church of England. It was originally named the Society for Missions to Africa and the East. Its purpose was to enable the Church to send missionaries to Africa and other heathen areas. Henry M. Stanley, following his discovery of the missionary explorer, David Livingstone, was instrumental in opening the Uganda Mission. His famous letter, published in the Daily Telegraph in 1875, prompted a contributio...
Civil War photohistorian. From the description of The William Gladstone collection, 1862-1890. (US Army, Mil Hist Institute). WorldCat record id: 24153145 English statesman. From the description of Autograph card signed : to C.E. Pascoe, 1876 Nov. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269561267 From the description of Autograph note in third person : to Prof. Knight, 1895 Sept. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269590785 From the description of Aut...
English judge. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1860 Jan. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270854480 English jurist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Henry Yates Thompson, 1890 Dec. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872302 Epithet: judge and writer Title: 1st Baronet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : ...