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Goldsborough, Godfreylocked

  • William Richardson


Goldsborough, Godfrey (1548–1604), bishop of Gloucester, was born in Cambridge in 1548, the son of John Goldsborough, of Goldsborough, Yorkshire. He entered Trinity College, Cambridge, in Michaelmas term 1560, matriculating as a pensioner before being made a scholar in 1562. He graduated BA in 1565, was admitted a minor fellow in September 1567, a major fellow in March 1569, commenced MA the same year, and proceeded BTh in 1577. The coincidence of his fellowship with the tenure of ...

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