John Frederick Boyes
John Frederick Boyes (10 February 1811 – 26 May 1879) was an English scholar of classics.Boyes grew up in Charterhouse Square and entered Merchant Taylors' School in the Northwood area of London in 18...
John Lang (priest)
The Very Reverend John Harley Lang (27 October 1927 – June 3, 2012) was an Anglican priest in the second half of the 20th century.He was born on 27 October 1927 and educated at Merchant Taylors'...
Thomas Dove
Thomas Dove (1555 – 30 August 1630) was Bishop of Peterborough from 1601 to 1630.Dove was born in London, England, and educated at Merchant Taylors' School from 1564 to 1571. He was named as one of t...
Cyril Golding-Bird
The Rt Revd Cyril Henry Golding-Bird was an Anglican bishop in the early decades of the 20th century.He was born on 18 September 1876 and educated at Merchant Taylors' and Lincoln College, Oxford. Or...
Samuel Birch
Samuel Birch (/bɜrtʃ/; 3 November 1813 – 27 December 1885) was a British Egyptologist and antiquary.
Birch was the son of a rector at St Mary Woolnoth, London. He was educated at Merchant Taylors'...
Anthony Walker (British Army officer)
General Sir Anthony Kenneth Frederick Walker KCB (born 16 May 1934) is a former British Army officer who became Commandant of the Royal College of Defence Studies.
Educated at Merchant Taylors' Sc...
Nigel Calder
Nigel David McKail Ritchie-Calder (2 December 1931 – 25 June 2014) was a British science writer.Between 1956 and 1966, Calder wrote for the magazine New Scientist, serving as editor from 1962 until 19...
Robert Clive
Major-General Robert Clive, 1st Baron Clive, KB MP FRS (29 September 1725 – 22 November 1774), also known as Clive of India, was a British officer and soldier of fortune who established the milit...
John Pratt (Canadian politician)
John William Pratt (October 22, 1894—November 29, 1973) was a politician in Manitoba, Canada. He served in the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba from 1927 to 1936.Pratt was born at Hempton, Oxfordshir...
David Faulkner (civil servant)
David Faulkner CB is a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Oxford Centre for Criminological Research and worked for over 30 years at the Home Office.
His appointments at the Home Office w...
Arthur Henry Cheatle
Arthur Henry Cheatle CBE (4 December 1866 – 11 May 1929) was an English surgeon who made important contributions to understanding of the anatomy and diseases of the mastoid region.
Arthur He...
George Frederic Still
Sir George Frederic Still, KCVO (27 February 1868 –28 June 1941) was an English paediatrician and author of numerous medical textbooks and articles who first described a form of juvenile id...
St John Evans
Henry St John Tomlinson Evans (known as St John; 1905 – 25 July 1956) was the fifth Bishop of St John's in what was then known as Kaffraria and is now Mthatha. Educated at Merchant Taylor’s and St Joh...
Clarke Abel
Clarke Abel (5 September 1789 – 24 November 1826) was a British surgeon and naturalist.He accompanied Lord Amherst on his mission to China in 1816-17 as the embassy's chief medical officer and natural...
Gerard Trower
Right Reverend Gerard Trower, DD (3 December 1860 - 25 August 1928) was an Anglican bishop. Trower was born in Hook, Yorkshire and educated at Merchant Taylors' School, Northwood and Keble College, Ox...
Dixon Denham
Dixon Denham (1 January 1786 – 9 June 1828) was an English soldier, explorer of West Central Africa, and ultimately Governor of Sierra Leone.
Dixon Denham was born at Salisbury Square, Fleet Stree...
Michael Peschardt
Michael Peschardt is a journalist and broadcaster for BBC News.
Educated at Merchant Taylors' School in Northwood, London and the University of Sussex he joined the BBC as a network reporter from ...
James Hessey
James Augustus Hessey (17 July 1814 – 24 December 1892) was a British cleric and Headmaster of Merchant Taylors' School, Northwood.
He was born in London, the eldest son of James Augustus Hessey o...
Edward Bernard
Edward Bernard (1638–1697) was an English scholar and Savilian professor of astronomy at the University of Oxford, from 1673 to 1691.
He was born at Paulerspury, Northamptonshire. He was educated ...
Charles Crosthwaite
Sir Charles Hawkes Todd Crosthwaite KCSI (1835–1915) served as Chief Commissioner of the British Crown Colony of Burma from March 1887 to December 1890. He was educated at Merchant Taylors' School. an...
William Carew Hazlitt
William Carew Hazlitt (22 August 1834 – 8 September 1913) was an English lawyer, bibliographer, editor and writer. He was the son of the barrister and registrar William Hazlitt, a grandson of the essa...
David Meara
David Gwynne Meara (born 30 June 1947) is an Anglican priest and Archdeacon Emeritus of London in the Church of England. Meara was educated at Merchant Taylors' School, Northwood, Oriel College, Oxfo...
Henry Taylor (rugby union)
Henry Taylor was a rugby union international who represented England from 1879 to 1882.
Henry Taylor was born on 21 September 1858 in Greenwich. He attended Merchant Taylors' School.
William Blackmore (minister)
William Blackmore (died 1684) was an English ejected minister.
Blackmore came of an Essex family, and was the second son of William Blackmore of London, a member of the Fishmongers' Company, whose...
Llewellyn Woodward
Sir (Ernest) Llewellyn Woodward (1890-1971) was a British historian. He was educated at Merchant Taylors' School and Corpus Christi College, Oxford and after the First World War became a Lecturer in M...
Henry Bousfield
The Rt Rev Henry Brougham Bousfield, DD, MA (27 March 1832 – 10 February 1902) was a Colonial Anglican priest and the inaugural Bishop of Pretoria 1878-1902.
Bousfield was born on 27 March ...
Leslie Owen
Leslie Owen (1886–1947) was an Anglican bishop. Owen was educated at Merchant Taylors' School, Northwood and St John's College, Cambridge. He was ordained in 1912 and was firstly a curate at Ashford, ...
Geoffrey Holland
Sir Geoffrey Holland, KCB (born 9 May 1938) is a career civil servant who became Vice-Chancellor of the University of Exeter from 1994 to 2002, when he was succeeded by Professor Steve Smith. Holland ...