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Basire, Isaac, de Preaumont (bap. 1608, d. 1676), Church of England clergyman and traveller, the son of Jean Basire, advocate and minor noble, and his wife, Judith le Macherier (d. 1626), was baptized at the Huguenot church in Rouen, France, in 1608. Little is known of his early years, but he was a student at the ...

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Brome, James (1651/2–1719), Church of England clergyman and travel writer, was born in Cambridge, the son of William Brome. He was educated at Newark School until 1663, then at King Edward VI Free Grammar School, Bury St Edmunds, being admitted sizar at Christ's College, Cambridge...

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Burnaby, Andrew (1732–1812), Church of England clergyman and traveller, was born at Asfordby, Leicestershire, on 16 August 1732, the eldest son of Andrew Burnaby (1702–1776) of Brampton Manor, Huntingdonshire, and his wife, Hannah (d. 1757), daughter of George Beaumont of Darton, Yorkshire...

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Campbell, Thomas (1733–1795), Church of Ireland clergyman and traveller, was born on 4 May 1733 at Glack, co. Tyrone, the eldest son of Moses Campbell, curate to the archdeacon of Armagh and afterwards rector of the parish of Killeshill, and Elizabeth Johnston of ...

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Fraser, James (1634–1709), Scottish Episcopal clergyman and traveller, was, according to his own account, born on 1 January 1634, almost certainly in Kirkhill, 7 miles to the west of Inverness (Fraser, Chronicles, 268). He was one of twenty-four children of the ...

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Kinsey, William Morgan (1788–1851), Church of England clergyman and traveller, born at Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, was son of Robert Morgan Kinsey, solicitor and banker at Abergavenny, and Caroline Hannah, his wife, daughter of Sir James Harington, bt. He matriculated at Oxford on 28 November 1805, became a scholar of ...

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Lansdell, Henry (1841–1919), Church of England clergyman and traveller, was born in Tenterden, Kent, on 10 January 1841, the eldest son of Henry Lansdell, schoolmaster, and his wife, Julia, née Woodward. Educated by his father and, between 1865 and 1867, at St John's College of Divinity, Highgate...

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Maundrell, Henry (bap. 1665, d. 1701), Church of England clergyman and traveller in the Middle East, was the son of Robert Maundrell of Compton Bassett, near Calne, Wiltshire, where he was baptized on 23 December 1665. In the register of Exeter College, Oxford...

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Musgrave, George Musgrave (1798–1883), Church of England clergyman and travel writer, was born in the parish of St Marylebone, Middlesex, on 1 July 1798, the eldest son of George Musgrave (1769–1861) of Marylebone and of Shillington Manor, Bedfordshire, married on 19 August 1790 to ...

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Robson, Charles (1597/8–1638), Church of England clergyman and travel writer, was the son of Thomas Robson of Queen's College, Oxford, who from 1612 to 1614 was master of the free grammar school of Carlisle. He is not to be confused with the namesake who, on 28 May 1633, was collated and installed as prebend of ...