A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature/Hanna, William
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Hanna, William (1808-1882). -- Divine and biographer, s. of Samuel H., Prof. of Divinity in the Presbyterian Coll., Belfast, was b. there, became a distinguished minister of the Free Church of Scotland, and colleague of Dr. T. Guthrie (q.v.). He wrote an admirable Life of Dr. Chalmers, whose son-in-law he was, and ed. his works. He also ed. the [[Letters of Thomas Erskine of Linlathen]] (q.v.), and wrote various theological works.