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Collection Level Description: Papers of Cecil John Cadoux

Reference: MSS. Cadoux 1-168
Title: Papers of Cecil John Cadoux
Dates of Creation: 1732-1966
Extent: 168 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English and French

Administrative/Biographical History

Cecil John Cadoux (1883-1947) was born in Smyrna (Turkey), the third son of William H. Cadoux and Emma Temple Cadoux. He was a student at Mansfield College, Oxford, where he was appointed (1914) Isherwood Fellow and Lecturer in Hebrew. He moved to the Yorkshire United Independent College at Shipley, in 1919, as professor of New Testament Criticism, Exegesis and Theology and of Christian Sociology. In 1933 he returned to Oxford as Mackennal professor of Church History and vice-principal at Mansfield College. He was married to Marguerite Asplin. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Cadoux's papers are divided into three sections:

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by T.J. Cadoux in 1984.

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Access Points

Trading companies | Turkey

Cadoux | Cecil John | 1883-1947 | Congregational Theologian

Cadoux | William H | fl 1866-1899 | merchant

Congregational Church in England and Wales


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