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Woodward, Hezekiahlocked

(1591/2–1675)
  • M. Greengrass

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Woodward, Hezekiah (1591/2–1675), educationist and divine, was born in Worcestershire, the youngest of nine children. Like most educational reformers, Woodward was critical of his own upbringing. According to the autobiographical details in his 'Of the child's portion' (1640), published in A Sons Patrimony and a Daughters Portion...

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London Metropolitan Archives
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Camden Society
Oxford Historical Society