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Chillenden, Edmundlocked

(fl. 1631–1678)
  • P. R. S. Baker


Chillenden, Edmund (fl. 1631–1678), parliamentarian army officer and General Baptist leader, was the son of William Chillenden, yeoman, of Faversham, Kent. His father had died by the time he was bound to the Merchant Taylors' Company of London in February 1631. He gained his freedom of the company in March 1637 and worked for his former master as a button-seller living in ...

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Camden Society
Journals of the House of Commons
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