Thomas Hawarden – Roman Catholic Divine and Controversial
Thomas Hawarden was a Roman Catholic divine and controversialist, described by Bishop Milner as one of the “most profound theologians and capable controversy writers” of his age.
At the Photographic Society of London in 1863 and 1864, he displayed his talents as an accomplished photographer, winning silver medals from their exhibitions.
Lady Clementina Fleeming was born in Glasgow in 1822. In 1845 she married Cornwallis Maude, 4th Viscount Hawarden and they went on to have ten children together.
Early Life and Education
Thomas Hawarden can be found listed as an individual on recusant lists and in church records, having suffered greatly due to their Catholic faith. Thomas also became known as an author; his book “The History of Hawarden Parish” was released for publication in 1889.
The book opens with a chapter detailing the formation of Hawarden as a township and includes names like Broughton, Ewloe, Mancot, Pentrobin Shotton Saltney as sub-townships within Hawarden itself.
The next chapter explores the origin of Hawarden as an spelling for Thomas’ surname. Apparently, John Hawarden, one of Thomas’ founding fellows at Brasenose College was also named Hawarden; thus accounting for their shared surname! Interestingly enough, using this particular form was unusual even during its most common time period: 1770s England.
Tom Hawarden began his educational career in Turton, SD in 1950 where he taught until 1955. Since then he earned his Master’s in Education from USD. Since then he has taught in schools in Turton, Pickston (Ft Randall Dam), Branson CO and Hinton IA before retiring as Principal and authoring The Bedford Boys book as well as receiving many honors and awards along his career journey.
Achievement and Honors
He became a Fellow of the College of the Holy Trinity in 1564, and Senior Lecturer three years later. Additionally he served on both Oxford’s Council (1572) and Cambridge’s (1577), being Dean of Hereford and Chancellor of Sarum respectively.
He died at 76 in 1608.
Avenanta), Alexander (London). Grace for B.A. 30 May 1566 and B.A. 16 February 1566; license for preaching granted 1567; Junior Bursar 1578-9 and Proctor in 1579. Cottamme or Cottetamme John was Graced at B.A. 14 May 1566 and 19 June 1566 respectively.
He dedicated much of his life to charitable and social work in his home town, particularly taking care of those in need and distress. Additionally, he published various religious works including sermons and treatises on church discipline.
He also made contributions to science and literature, was an accomplished sculptor, and created many stunning works of art.
He was the father of several children, including Sir Thomas Hawarden. He died on March 14, 1746 in Hawarden, Flintshire and his body was later interred at Llaycester Cemetery. Among his heirs was Cornwallis Maude 4th Viscount Hawarden who still owns part of his estate lands today.
Thomas has amassed a net worth of $4 Million. Based in New York City, Thomas lives with his wife and two children; also includes six siblings and two other relatives – of which his brother Gibson Hawarden is well known as CEO of 10X Capital Venture Acquisition Corp. Thomas himself is also an investor; owning stocks such as Apple Inc. and Facebook; founding partner of 10X Partners private equity firm; serves on several public and private boards (such as his daughter Victoria being an actress/model); also sits on The New York Observer board; also serves on The New York Observer board; serves on The New York Observer board; Metropolitan Museum Advisory Board etc.