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Bloxham, Andrew : aka Bloxam, Andrew (1801 – 1878)

Andrew Bloxham was the 4th son of Richard Rouse Bloxham (of the Church of St John the Baptist, Brinklow); born at Rugby.  His other sons included Matthew Holbeach (Holbeche) Bloxham (antiquary and historian) and John Rouse Bloxham (one time bursar … Continue reading

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Hore, Revd. William Strong (1807 ? – 1882)

Hore was essentially a Devonshire botanist, but during the course of his life he moved around and was ‘well connected’.  He was born in Stonehouse, Plymouth in 1807 and some years later was an undergraduate at Cambridge.  It was here … Continue reading

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