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William Strong Hore


Clergyman and botanist. Curate of Stoke Damerel, Devon, 1841–7; of All Saints’, Norwich, 1848–50. Rector of St Clement’s, Oxford, 1850–5. Vicar of Shebbear with Sheepwash, Devon, 1855–82.


Alum. Cantab.

R. Desmond 1977.


Alum. Cantab.: Alumni Cantabrigienses. A biographical list of all known students, graduates and holders of office at the University of Cambridge, from the earliest times to 1900. Compiled by John Venn and J. A. Venn. 10 vols. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1922–54.

Desmond, Ray. 1977. Dictionary of British and Irish botanists and horticulturists, including plant collectors and botanical artists. 3d ed. London: Taylor and Francis.