John Howard Marsden
Marsden was educated at Manchester Grammar School and St John's College, Cambridge, graduating with a first-class in the classics tripos in 1826. He became a clergyman. In 1851 he was elected the first Disney Professor of Archaeology, and he held the post until 1865.
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- "Marsden, John Howard (MRSN822JH)". A Cambridge Alumni Database. University of Cambridge.
|Disney Professor of Archaeology, Cambridge University
1851 - 1865
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