William Hunt (priest)

William Hunt (1842–1931) was an English clergyman and historian.

LifeEdit

He was educated at Harrow School and Trinity College, Oxford. He was vicar of Congresbury, Somerset from 1867 to 1882, and then went to London as a reviewer and contributor to the Dictionary of National Biography. He was President of the Royal Historical Society from 1905 to 1909.

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He wrote:

ReferencesEdit

  • This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainGilman, D. C.; Peck, H. T.; Colby, F. M., eds. (1905). New International Encyclopedia (1st ed.). New York: Dodd, Mead. {{cite encyclopedia}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)

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Academic offices
Preceded by President of the Royal Historical Society
1905–1909
Succeeded by