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Parsons, James (1762–1847), Church of England clergyman, was the son of the Revd James Parsons of Cirencester. He entered Trinity College, Oxford, but subsequently migrated to Wadham College, from which he matriculated on 16 December 1777. He graduated BA in 1781 and MA in 1786. In 1800 the corporation of ...