Stockdale, Percival ♂
Student United College 1754-2.2.1756 (left College) b,s. (Secondar). Wilkie bursar, 1754.
Joined Army 1756, left it in November 1757.
Ordained deacon 1759. Joined circle of Johnson, Browne and Goldsmith in London. Edited Critical Review and lived life of a litterateur. Chaplain to H.M.S. Resolution 1773-1776. Curate of Hincworth, Hertfordshire 1780-1783. Vicar of Lesbury and Long Houghton, Northumberland 1783 - 14.9.1811 (died, but according to F.J.G. Robinson in July 1968 died Alnwick 6.8.1812). [Minister, editor]
[Died 14.9.1811] (but according to F.J.G. Robinson in July 1968 died Alnwick 6.8.1812)
- P. Stockdale, Memoirs of the life, and writings of Percival Stockdale (London, 1809)
- Gentleman's Magazine 1811 ii 384- 90