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Penry, Johnlocked

  • Claire Cross


Penry, John (1562/3–1593), religious controversialist, was born in Brecknockshire, the son of Meredith Penry of Llangamarch. He may have attended the grammar school in Brecon before he entered Peterhouse, Cambridge, as a pensioner on 11 June 1580. He graduated BA in 1584 and then withdrew from his college for just over a year, spending part of this time in ...

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