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Shaftesbury, Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of

(1801–85). “Lora Ashley” 1811–51; philanthronist; soc. and industrial reformer; leader of the evangelical movement in the Ch. of Eng., opposing both ritualism and rationalism. B. London, Eng.; educ. Harrow and Christ Ch., Oxford; became earl 1851. See also Charities, Christian, 5

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