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Cardmaker, John (c. 1496–1555), clergyman and protestant martyr, was born at Exeter. Nothing is known of his parents and all that is recorded of his early years is that he was admitted to the Franciscan order under age. After sixteen years' study at ...

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Marsh, George (c. 1515–1555), clergyman and protestant martyr, was born at Dean, Lancashire, probably the son of George Marsh of Dean. He became a farmer, and married when he was about twenty-five years old. Upon the death of his wife, and having made arrangements for the care of his children, he went to study at ...

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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 ...

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Taylor, Rowland (d. 1555), clergyman and protestant martyr, was born at Rothbury, Northumberland. Nothing is known of his parents or early years. He studied civil law at Cambridge, possibly at Pembroke College, where he proceeded to the degree of BCL in 1530 and DCL in 1534. He was principal of ...