Babbage, Charles (1791–1871), mathematician and computer pioneer.
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750), German organist and composer.
Bacon, Francis (1561–1626), lord chancellor, politician, and philosopher.
Bailey, Philip James (1816–1902), poet. In AB-3.
Baillie, Joanna (1762–1851), playwright and poet.
Baines, Peter Augustine (1786–1843), vicar apostolic of the western district.
Baker, Anatole Frederick Demidoff (1851–88), son of Eric Thomas Baker and his wife, Georgina.
Baker, Georgina (née Crossman, b. ca. 1825), dau. of Rev. George Brickdale Crossman and his wife, Anne (née Oakes), and wife of Eric Thomas Baker.
Baker, Harriet (d. 1837), friend of Lady Margaret Cocks.
Balzac, Honoré de (1799–1850), French novelist and playwright.
Banim, John (1798–1842), writer.
Bankes, William John (1786–1855), traveller and antiquary.
Barbauld, Anna Letitia (née Aiken, 1743–1825), poet and essayist.
Barham, Richard Harris (1788–1845), (pseud. “Thomas Ingoldsby”), writer and Church of England clergyman.
Baring, Lady Harriet Mary (née Montagu, 1805–57), Lady Ashburton, dau. of 6th Earl of Sandwich, literary hostess. Married (1823) William Bingham Baring, 2nd Baron Ashburton.
Baring, Louisa Caroline (née Stewart-Mackenzie, 1827–1903), Lady Ashburton, art collector and philanthropist. Married (1858) William Bingham Baring, 2nd Baron Ashburton. In AB–3, AB–4, AB-5, AB–6.
Baring, William Bingham (1799–1864), 2nd Baron Ashburton. In AB-5.
Barker, Edmund Henry (1788–1839), classical scholar.
Barker, Mary Anne (née Stewart, afterwards Broome, 1831–1911), Lady Barker. In 1852 she married George Robert Barker (1817–61), who was knighted in 1859. She married Frederick Napier Broome (1842–96) in 1865. In AB-5, AB-6.
Barrett, Alfred Price Barrett Moulton- (1820–1904), EBB’s brother. See biographical sketch.
Barrett, Anne Elizabeth Moulton- (née Gordon, afterwards Roberts, 1812–83), 2nd wife of Samuel Moulton-Barrett, EBB’s uncle.
Barrett, Arabella Barrett Moulton- (1813–68), EBB’s sister. In AB-4. See biographical sketch.
Barrett, Charles John Barrett Moulton- (1814–1905), EBB’s brother. In AB-4. See biographical sketch.
Barrett, Charlotte Moulton- (née McIntosh, 1829–61), wife of EBB’s brother, Octavius.
Barrett, Edward Barrett Moulton- (1785–1857), EBB’s father. See biographical sketch.