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Willis, Johnlocked

(d. 1625)
  • Frances Henderson

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Willis, John (d. 1625), stenographer, is of obscure origins. Nothing is known of his early life or family background. He matriculated from Emmanuel College, Cambridge, in 1589, graduated BA from Christ's College in 1592, and proceeded MA in 1596. In 1603 he received the degree of STB. On 12 June 1601 ...

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