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).

Troughton, Williamlocked

  • Stephen Wright


Troughton, William (1613/14–1686x90), clergyman and ejected minister, was the son of William Troughton (b. 1584/5?), rector of Waberthwaite, Cumberland, although he once described Westmorland as his native county. He matriculated from Queen's College, Oxford, on 24 October 1634, aged twenty. There is no record of his having taken a degree, and nothing is known of him for the next thirteen years. In 1647 he was chaplain to ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
A. G. Matthews, (1934); repr. (1988)
A. Wood, , 2 vols. (1691–2); 2nd edn (1721); new edn, ed. P. Bliss, 4 vols. (1813–20); repr. (1967) and (1969)
, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latterday Saints