1841–1919

Introduction

Born: Ju­ly 4, 1841, Green­wich, Kent, Eng­land.

Died: Oc­to­ber 26, 1919, Eton, Buck­ing­ham­shire, Eng­land.

Buried: St. Mat­thew’s church­yard, Da­rley Ab­bey, Der­by, Eng­land.

Biography

Son of an Ang­li­can priest, Ain­ger at­tend­ed Eton and Trin­i­ty Col­lege, Cam­bridge (BA 1860, MA 1864).

In 1860 he be­came cur­ate of Al­re­was, Staf­ford­shire; in 1864, As­sist­ant Mas­ter of Shef­field Col­le­gi­ate School; and in 1866 Read­er at the Temp­le Church, Lon­don.

He went on to teach at Eton un­til re­tir­ing in 1901.

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Help Needed

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