Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Powell, Sir Johnlocked

(1632/3–1696)
  • Stuart Handley

Extract

Powell, Sir John (1632/3–1696), judge, was the son of John Powell of Pentre Meurig, Llanwrda, Carmarthenshire. As a boy Powell was taught by Jeremy Taylor at a school at Newton Hall, whence he entered Gray's Inn on 12 November 1650, and also probably matriculated at ...

Also in this article

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

E. Foss, , 9 vols. (1848–64); repr. (1966)
W. Cobbett, ed. T. B. Howell & T. J. Howell, 34 vols. (1809–28)
Notes and Queries
W. Cobbett & J. Wright, eds., , 36 vols. (1806–20)
J. H. Baker, ; SeldS, suppl. ser., 5 (1984)
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
J. Sainty, ed., , SeldS, suppl. ser. 10 (1993)
J. Foster, ed., , 4 vols. (1887–8), later edn (1891); , 4 vols. (1891–2); 8 vol. repr. (1968) and (2000)