Essex Review; An Illustrated Quarterly Record of Everything of Permanent Interest in the County Volume 10

Essex Review; An Illustrated Quarterly Record of Everything of Permanent Interest in the County Volume 10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ... the inhabitants of the Eastern Counties. There is a capitally illustrated article on The Norwich Electric Tramways, otherwise illustrations are not very freely used. The printing does credit to Messrs. Jarrold, of London and Norwich, who issue the periodical quarterly at the price of eighteenpence. DR. SAMUEL GLASSE, RECTOR OF WANSTEAD, 1786-1812. BY WALTER CROUCH, F.Z.S. THE Rev. Samuel Glasse, D.D. was rector of the parish of St. Mary, Wanstead, for a period of twenty-six years; having been presented after the death of Dr. David Home in 1786, by Sir James Tylney-Long, Baronet, lord of the manor of Wanstead and Stonehall, and patron of the living. He was buried in the churchyard, on 5th May, 1812, having survived his wife a little over seven months. Concerning his family, he was son of the Rev. Richard Glasse, of Purton, Wilts.; and grandson of Richard Glasse, Esq., of Winterbourne Basset, in the same county; the latter who matriculated at Magdalen College, Oxford, in 1717, and graduated B.A. in 172o. Samuel Glasse was born in 1735, and after private tuition became a scholar at Westminster School from 1749 to 1752. He matriculated on 4th June in the latter year at Christchurch, Oxford, and graduated B.A. in 1756, and M.A. in 1759; proceeding in 1769 to Bachelor and also Doctor of Divinity. In 1758 he married Hannah, daughter of Giles Clutterbuck, of Mill End, in the parish of Eastington, Herts., gentleman; this alliance is recorded in a pedigree in Clutterbuck's History of Hertfordshire (vol. iii. pp. 3oo-1.) So far as I have been able to ascertain, he had but one son, of whom more anon. In 1764, at the early age of 29, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society; in 1772, appointed Chaplain in Ordinary to George III., and in 1781 he was...show more

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  • Paperback | 94 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 181g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123654529X
  • 9781236545299