- G. H. Martin
Frankland, Thomas (1632/3–1690), impostor and antiquary, was born in Lancashire; his parents' names are not known. He matriculated from Brasenose College, Oxford, in June 1649, aged sixteen, and graduated BA in February 1653. He was elected a fellow of Brasenose in 1654 and proceeded MA in 1655. The next year he was incorporated MA at ...