Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886/Lingen, Ralph Robert Wheeler
Lingen, Ralph Robert Wheeler, 2s. Thomas, of St. Martin's, Birmingham, gent. Trinity Coll., matric. 22 May, 1837, aged 18, scholar 1837-41, B.A. 1841; fellow Balliol Coll. 1841-50, M.A. 1846, created D.C.L. 22 June, 1881, hon. fellow Trinity Coll. 1886, bar.-at-law. Lincoln's Inn, 1847, secretary to committee of Council on Education 1849-70, permanent secretary to the Treasury 1870-85, K.C.B., 31 May, 1879, created Baron Lingen of Lingen, co. Hereford, 3 July, 1885. See Foster's Men at the Bar & Rugby School Reg., xvi.