- Alan H. Nelson
Medwall, Henry (b. 1462, d. after 1501), playwright, was evidently born on 8 September 1462. His father, John Medwall (d. 1491), was a resident of St Margaret's parish, Southwark, by 1449, where he served as clerk, organist, churchwarden, and provider of banners and prick-song books. An ...