Pearson, Charles Henry

Education

LL.D. 9.2.1889. (Proposed by Professor Campbell).

Birth/childhood

Born 7.9.1830 son of Rev. John Norman Pearson, Principal of the Church Missionary College, Islington. [Minister]

Career

Studied at Oxford University.

Professor of Modern History, King’s College, London 1855-1865. Went to Australia 1871. Minister of Education, Victoria 1886-1890. [University professor, politician]

Death

Died 29.5.1894.

Sources

  • DNB
  • Aust. Encycl.
  • Life