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|WARD, ADOLPHUS WILLIAM.|
Adm. pens. at PETERHOUSE, May 23, 1855. [2nd] s. of John, Esq., H.M. Consul-General at Leipzig (and Caroline, dau. of the Rev. John Bullock, R. of Radwinter, Essex ). B. Dec. 2, 1837, at Hampstead.
Schools, Bury St Edmunds, Dresden and Leipzig.
Matric. Michs. 1855; Scholar; B.A. (12 th Classic ) 1859; M.A. 1862; Litt.D., 1884.
Hon. Fellow, 1891.
Vice-Chancellor, 1901-2. Hon. LL.D., Glasgow and St Andrews; Ph.D., Leipzig; Hon. Litt.D., Manchester.
F.B.A., 1903; President, 1911-13.
Adm. at the Inner Temple, Jan. 13, 1860.
Called to the Bar, Jan. 26, 1866.
Professor of History and English Literature at Owens College, Manchester, 1866-97; Principal there, 1870-97.
Vice-Chancellor of Victoria
President of the Royal Historical Society, 1899.
President, International Historical Congress, 1913.
Knight of the Prussian Order of the Crown, 1911.
Married, Feb. 8, 1879, his cousin, Adelaide Laura, dau. of the Rev. Thomas Burne Lancaster, R. of Grittleton, Wiltshire , and had issue.
Author, History of English Dramatic Literature to the Death of Queen Anne; Germany , 1815-1890; The House of Austria in the Thirty Years' War, etc.
Joint Editor of the Cambridge Modern History ; and of the Cambridge History of English Literature, and of the Cambridge History of British Foreign Policy, 1783-1919.
Translated Curtius' History of Greece . Died June 19, 1924, at Cambridge.
Brother of John (1853).
( T. A. Walker, 509 and MS. note; Inns of Court; Who was Who; D.N.B. )
|Adolphus William WARD |
Approx. lifespan: 18371924
pens. Peterhouse adm1855:05:23
2nd s. of John WARD Esq., H.M. Consul-General at: : Leipzig (and Caroline BULLOCK dau. of Rev. John BULLOCK R.: Radwinter, Essex )
b. Hampstead, [ London ] 1837:12:02
schools Sch: Bury St Edmunds School Bury St Edmunds, [ Suffolk ] Dresden, [ Germany ]
and Leipzig, [ Germany ]
BA 12 th Classic 1859
Hon. Fellow 1891
Hon.LLD Glasgow, [ Scotland ] and St Andrews, [ Fife ]
PhD Leipzig, [ Germany ]
Hon. LittD Manchester, [ Lancashire ]
Adm. Inner Temple: 1860:01:13
Called to the Bar: 1866:01:26
Professor of History and English Literature: Sch: Owens College Manchester, [ Lancashire ] 1866-97
Principal: there 1870-97
Vice-Chancellor of Sch: Victoria University Victoria, [ Lancashire ] 1886-90, and 1894-6
Ford Lecturer at: : OX [ Oxfordshire ] 1899
President of: : Royal Historical Society 1899
President: International Historical Congress 1913
Knight of the Prussian Order of the Crown 1911
m. 1879:02:08 his cousin, Adelaide Laura LANCASTER dau. of Rev. Thomas Burne LANCASTER R.: Grittleton, Wiltshire
Publ.: History of English Dramatic Literature to the Death of Queen Anne; Germany 1815-1890;
The House of Austria in the Thirty Years' War etc.
Joint Editor of: : Camb. Modern History ; and of the Camb. History of English Literature and of the Camb. History of British Foreign Policy 1783-1919.
Translated Curtius' History of Greece
d. CB, [ Cambridgeshire ] 1924:06:19
brother of John WARD (1853)
( T. A. Walker 509 and MS. note; Inns of Court; Who was Who; D.N.B. )
[add:]Photographs: CAS: H.161; E.108; CUA : Phot.39a ( Gownsman 1911:05:20 ), 67[:add]