Document ReferenceOs C 41
TitleLetter from J.E. Denison to Rev. E. Denison, [later Bishop of Salisbury]; n.d. [1836]
Extent6 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses Edward Denison's prospects for Regius Professorship [of divinity at Oxford University] as his name is before Lord Melbourne; informs him that Rev. Shuttleworth and [Thomas] Arnold are out of question for position; refers to announcement at meeting of Ecc[lesistical] Com[missioners] of death of [Bishop] Burton and subsequent discussion of Regius Professorship; informs him that he declined to give parliamentary address when pressed by Government in attempt to appear non partisan.

Marked 'Private' on f 6v.
Termappointments, educational
appointments, clerical
parliamentary business, speeches

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6068Lamb; H. William (1779-1848); 2nd Viscount Melbourne; M.P., Home Secretary 1830-4, P.M. 1834 and 1835-411779-1848
NA9511Harcourt; Edward V. (1757-1847); Archbishop of York; previously Vernon; Archbishop 18071757-1847
NA9512Blomfield; Charles J. (1786-1857); Bishop of London; bishop of London 18281786-1857
NA9513Shuttleworth; Philip N. (1782-1842); Bishop of Chichester1782-1842
NA1899Arnold; Thomas (1795-1842); Dr; headmaster of Rugby school 1828-42; author1795-1842
NA9514Burton; Edward (1794-1836); Dr; theologian1794-1836
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
NA8625Denison; Edward (1801-1854); Bishop of Salisbury; brother of J.E. Denison1801-1854
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