Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886/Thornton, Robinson
Thornton, Robinson, 1s. Thomas, of Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, gent. St. John's Coll., matric. 26 June, 1843, aged 18; scholar and fellow 1843-55, B.A. 1847, M.A. 1851, B.D. 1856, D.D. 1860, dean of arts 1851, lecturer 1850-5, assistant tutor 1854-5, Boyle lecturer 1881-3, head-master and chaplain Royal Medical College, Epsom, 1855-70, warden Trinity College, Glenalmond and Pantonian professor of theology 1870-3, vicar of St. John's, Notting Hill, 1878, father of John G., and brother of Thomas Henry and the next named. See Robinson, 253; and for list of his works see Crockford.