Wadham sentence example
- SIR CHRISTOPHER WREN (1632-1723), English architect, the son of a clergyman, was born at East Knoyle, Wiltshire, on the 10th of October 1632; he entered at Wadham College, Oxford, in 1646, took his degree in 1650, and in 1653 was made a fellow of All Souls.
- After leaving Wadham College, Oxford, in 1866, he visited the United States.
- He was educated at King's College school and at Wadham College, Oxford, where, after taking a first-class in Literae Humaniores in 1853, he became fellow and tutor.
- He was educated at Repton school and Wadham College, Oxford, where he graduated in 1875.
- At the age of fifteen he went up to Wadham College, Oxford, of which he became a scholar a year later, and in 1660 he was elected to a fellowship at All Souls.Advertisement
- In 1648 he became warden of Wadham College, Oxford.
- He was educated at Wadham College, Oxford, which may be regarded as the original centre of the English positivist movement.
- Richard Congreve was tutor at Wadham from 1849 to 1854, and three men of that time, Frederic Harrison, Beesly and John Henry Bridges (1832-1906), became the leaders of Comtism in England.
- "FREDERICK EDWIN SMITH BIRKENHEAD, 1ST V1scoUNT (1872-), Lord Chancellor of Great Britain, the son of a barrister, was born at Birkenhead July 12 1872, and was educated at the local school, whence he proceeded with a classical scholarship to Wadham College, Oxford.
- He succeeded his father as master of a charity school, but by the liberality of friends he was enabled to go to Wadham College, Oxford, in 1744, where he distinguished himself in Hebrew and divinity.Advertisement
- He was educated at Eton and at Wadham College, Oxford, of which he became a fellow in 1833.
- SAMUEL PARKER (1640-1688), English bishop, wasborn at Northampton, and educated at Wadham College, Oxford.
- The rectorial glebe, belonging to Wadham College, comprises about 60A.