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Parsons, Johnlocked

(1761–1819)
  • Edmund Venables
  • , revised by M. C. Curthoys

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Parsons, John (1761–1819), bishop of Peterborough and college head, was the son of Isaac Parsons, butler of Corpus Christi College, Oxford, and his wife, Alice (both of whom are buried in the cloisters of that college). The family were prominent bankers in Oxford...

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