Wadham College, Oxford University

Connections

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Employer Ruth Padel
RP 's first job was playing the viola at Westminster Abbey, for which she was paid five pounds.
Ruth Padel.
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Later, like many graduate students, she did some teaching at Oxford , and like many...
Family and Intimate relationships Elizabeth Bowen
EB began her first affair, with Humphry House , a Fellow of Wadham College , Oxford.
Hoogland, Renée C. Elizabeth Bowen: A Reputation in Writing. New York University Press, 1994.
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Glendinning, Victoria. Elizabeth Bowen. Alfred A. Knopf, 1978.
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Family and Intimate relationships Susannah Gunning
SG 's father, the Rev. James Minifie, DD, of Staplegrove in Somerset, described himself as a gentleman when he matriculated at Wadham College , Oxford. He died in April 1768.
Ashfield, Andrew. Email to Isobel Grundy about Margaret Minifie and Susannah Gunning.
Foster, Joseph. Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886. Foster, 1887.
Family and Intimate relationships Susannah Gunning
Two of their brothers matriculated at Wadham College in 1754-1755.
Foster, Joseph. Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886. Foster, 1887.
Leisure and Society John Wilmot, second Earl of Rochester
Rochester's famous debauchery seems to have begun when he was taught to drink as a barely teenage undergraduate at Wadham College, Oxford . The anecdotes of his escapades are legion; it is remarkable that he...
Publishing Alicia D'Anvers
A new edition of ADA 's Academia appeared, again anonymously, in response to a recent play: The Humours of Oxford , A Comedy, by a Wadham undergraduate.
English Short Title Catalogue.

Timeline

1609
Wadham College , Oxford, was founded by Dorothy Wadham , after her husband's death.
October 1974
The first women students were admitted to formerly all-male colleges of Oxford University: Brasenose , Hertford , St Catherine's , Jesus , and Wadham .