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Talmage, James Edward (21 September 1862–27 July 1933), geologist and theologian, was born in Hungerford, Berkshire County, England, the son of James Joyce Talmage and Susannah Preater. At age ten Talmage converted to Mormonism along with the rest of his family. Baptized and confirmed a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (nicknamed the Mormons) on 15 June 1873 in Hungerford, Talmage’s religious beliefs would permeate his life and directly influence his career....

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Wright, George Frederick (22 January 1835–20 April 1921), theologian and geologist, was born in Whitehall, New York, the son of Walter Wright and Mary Peabody Colburn, farmers. He was reared in a deeply religious home in rural New York. His early education was in a country school; he later attended Castleton Academy in Vermont. His father became attracted to the thought of ...