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Philpott [Philpot], John (1515/16–1555), clergyman and protestant martyr, was born at Compton Waselyn, Hampshire, the third son of Sir Peter Philpott (c.1488–1540) and Anne Troyes of Owlesbury, Hampshire. His father was a prominent member of the Hampshire gentry who served as sheriff for that county in 1524–5 and 1535–6, and as justice of the peace from 1523 to 1540. Unlike his son ...