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Gostling, Johnlocked

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Gostling, John (1649/50–1733), singer and Church of England clergyman, was born at East Malling, Kent, the son of Isaac Gostling (d. 1669), a chandler, and educated at the King's School, Rochester. In 1668, aged eighteen, he was admitted as sizar to St John's College, Cambridge...

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