Harington, Sir John
- Jason Scott-Warren
Harington, Sir John (bap. 1560, d. 1612), courtier and author, was the first of two sons of John Harington (c. 1517–1582), courtier, and his second wife, Isabell Markham (d. 1579). He was baptized in the church of All Hallows, London Wall, on 4 August 1560. Thanks to his parents' high favour, his godparents were ...