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AMENDMENTS TO OXFORD DNB: Daniel Isaac Eaton DNB 1753-1814 see below

SOCIETY FOR CONSTITUTIONAL INFORMATION:  Mr Eaton original member 1780 but missing from lists by 1783

No clear identification but Rev James Eaton chaplain to Nottingham Hospital subscribed 1787 to the Works of John Jebb. This James Eaton "of Middlesex" attended Merchant Taylor's School and Peterhouse Cambridge, and died 1816 according to Alum Cant. Another slim possibility could have been Daniel Isaac Eaton DNB 1753-1814 or his father Daniel Eaton (c.1728 - c.1805) a prosperous stationer, or his grandfather…

Edwards, George

SOCIETY FOR CONSTITUTIONAL INFORMATION: Dr Edwards of Barnard Castle proposed member 25.12.1790 by Adam Walker 2nded Benjamin Cooper

George Edwards DNB 1751/2-1823. London Chronicle 20.1.1780 On Council of Medical Society of London. Argus 5.11.1791 steward of Revolution Society. Times 13.9.1792 ad for lectures by Dr Edwards at his house in Coleman St commencing 8.10.1792 (this was clearly Dr George Edwards, see Monthly Review for June 1792 p 127 but see Dr Richard Edwards of Cornwall died 1827 in Munk's Roll, who was said to have lectured on Chemistry, either may have been the Dr…

Erskine, Thomas

SOCIETY FOR CONSTITUTIONAL INFORMATION:  Hon Thomas Erskine made Honorary member 10.9.1784

Thomas Erskine DNB 1750-1823

BONNEY DIARY: 9.10.1794 Erskine & Gibbs came 27.10.1794 wrote to Erskine