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Rev. John Venn MP
(1759 - 1813)
One of the founders of the Church Missionary society
John Venn (1759–1813) was a priest of the Church of England and a central figure of the group of religious philanthropists known as the Clapham se...
Henry Venn MP
(1724 - 1797)
Henry Venn (1725 in Barnes, Surrey, England - 1797), was an English evangelical minister and one of the founders of the Clapham Sect, a small but highly influential ev...
Henry Thornton MP
(1760 - 1815)
(10 March 1760, London – 16 January 1815, London) was an English economist, banker, philanthropist and parliamentarian.
He was the son of Joh...
William Wilberforce MP
(1759 - 1833)
William Wilberforce (24 August 1759 – 29 July 1833) was a British politician, a philanthropist and a leader of the movement to abolish the slave trade. A native of Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, he b...