Body, Charles William Edmund was born on October 4, 1851 in Clapham, England. Son of Review E. E. Body.
Educated St. John’s College, Cambridge, England, 1871-1876, fellow, 1877-1881. B A., University of Cambridge, England, 1875, Tyrrwhit Hebrew scholar, Master of Arts, 1878. (Doctor of Civil Law, Trinity U., Toronto, 1883.
S.T.D., Hobart, 1887. Doctor of Divinity, Bishop’s College, Canada).