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date: 22 October 2019

Bickley, Thomaslocked

(c. 1518–1596)
  • Kenneth Carleton


Bickley, Thomas (c. 1518–1596), bishop of Chichester, was born at Stowe, Buckinghamshire. He became a chorister of Magdalen College, Oxford, in 1531, a demy in 1534, and a probationary fellow on 25 July 1540; he was confirmed in his fellowship a year later, on 26 July 1541. He was admitted BA in 1540 and incepted MA in 1546. Apparently an enthusiastic supporter of the reformed cause, he was involved in an incident in ...

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