See also

Rev. William SPOONER ( - )

1. Rev. William Archibald SPOONER, son of William SPOONER of Walton Lodge, nr. Stafford, JP (1811-1880) and Jane Lydia WILSON (1815?-1898), married Frances Wycliffe GOODWIN.


Warden of New College Oxford 1903-24, Hon Fell 1925-30, formerly Lecturer, Tutor, and Public Examiner; born 22 July, 1844; educated Oswestry Gram. sch., and New College Oxford, (MA, DD).


Rev. William Archibald Spooner, D.D., Warden of New=
College, Oxford; born in London 22 July 1844, bapt.
privately, received into the church at Elmdon 12 January
1845 ; educated at Oswestry Grammar School and at New
College, Oxford, matriculated 18 October 1862, Scholar
1862-67, B.A. (ist-class in Moderations and in the Final
Classical Schools) 1867, Fellow 1867, M.A. 1869, U.D.
1903; Public Examiner in University of Oxford 1875-76,
1890-92 and 1899, Chaplain to the Archbishop of
Canterbury 1881-83, Hon. Canon of Christ Church,
O.xford, 1899, Examining Chaplain to the Bishop of
Peterborough 1901, Warden of New College, Oxford,
1903, ProA'ice Chancellor of O.xford University 1908
-1909; Author of "The Histories of Tacitus, with
Introduction and Notes," 1891, and "Bishop Butler, his
Life and Writings," 1901.


Frances Wycliffe GOODWIN was the daughter of Right Rev. Harvey GOODWIN DD, DCL, Bp Carlisle ( - ).