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date: 21 November 2019

Babington, Gervaselocked

(1549/50–1610)
  • John S. Macauley

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Babington, Gervase (1549/50–1610), theologian and bishop of Worcester, was born in Nottinghamshire, as Sir John Harington noted, 'by birth … a gentleman of a verie good house' (Harington, 129). Claims that he was a native of Devon, made by ...

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