William Linwood to [unknown]

Scope and Content

Photocopy of a testimonial. Written on behalf of Rev. George Butler as a teacher of Greek.

Administrative / Biographical History

George Butler met Josephine Grey in 1850 when he had just been offered the post of Examiner to the University of Oxford. This enabled him to marry and this took place in Jan 1852 after which they went to live in Oxford, where they stayed for 5 years.

William Linwood, classical scholar, Oxford, 1850-1851, Public examiner, Oxford

Biog: William Linwood MA (1817-78)