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Adams, Richard (1626/7–1698), clergyman and ejected minister, was the son of Charles Adams, clerk, of Woodchurch in the Wirral, Cheshire, and his wife, Isabel, daughter of Thomas Bennet of Barnston in the same county. One of his brothers was Thomas Adams (1631/2–1670). The ...

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Adams, Thomas (1631/2–1670), ejected minister and writer on Christian doctrine, was born at Woodchurch parsonage, Cheshire, one of at least three sons of Charles Adams and his wife, Isabel Bennet 'the daughter of a worthy gentleman'—Thomas Bennet, from the same parish (...

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Addison, John (d. 1540), clergyman, was born in York diocese and studied at Cambridge, where he graduated BA in 1506, subsequently proceeding MA (1509), BD (1515), and DD (1523). A fellow of Pembroke College from 1505 to 1522, on which title he was ordained priest at ...

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Agas [Agus], Benjamin (bap. 1622, d. 1689), clergyman and ejected minister, was born in Wymondham, Norfolk, the son of Edward Agas, the vicar of Wymondham, where he was baptized on 5 September 1622. In 1639 he entered Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, graduating BA in 1643 (incorporated at ...

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Albin, Henry (1624–1696), clergyman and ejected minister, was born at Batcombe, Somerset, on 20 June 1624 to parents whose names are as yet not known; he attended the grammar school at Glastonbury and is said by Edmund Calamy to have been a student at ...

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Alleine, Joseph (bap. 1634, d. 1668), ejected minister and devotional writer, was born in a house next to the Poultry Market, Devizes, Wiltshire, and baptized on 8 April 1634, at St John's Church, there, the fourth child of Tobias Alleine (d. 1667)...

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Alleine, Richard (1610/11–1681), clergyman and ejected minister, was named after his father, Richard Alleine (d. c.1655?), the rector of the Somerset parish of Ditcheat for over fifty years, who supervised his early education. Richard was sent to Oxford, where he matriculated at ...

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Alleine, William (1613/14–1677), clergyman and ejected minister, was the son of Richard Alleine (d. c.1655?), rector of the Somerset parish of Ditcheat, and younger brother of Richard Alleine (1610/11–1681) of Batcombe and Frome Selwood. He attended Oxford University, after matriculating aged seventeen on 4 November 1631 at ...

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Alsop, Vincent (bap. 1630, d. 1703), clergyman and ejected minister, was the son of George and Judith Alsop. His father was rector of South Collingham, Nottinghamshire, and there Alsop was baptized on 30 August 1630. He attended Uppingham grammar school and in September 1647 was admitted sizar at ...

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Ambrose, Isaac (bap. 1604, d. 1664), Church of England clergyman and ejected minister, and author, was baptized on 29 May 1604 at Ormskirk, Lancashire, the son of the vicar, Richard Ambrose (d. 1613), and his wife, Marie. He entered Brasenose College, Oxford...

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Samuel Annesley (bap. 1620, d. 1696) by Gustavus Ellinthorpe Sintzenich © Mansfield College, University of Oxford

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Annesley, Samuel (bap. 1620, d. 1696), clergyman and ejected minister, was born at Haseley, Warwickshire, and baptized there on 26 March 1620, the son of John (d. in or after 1629) and Judith Annesley (variously also Aneley, Anneley, and Annesly) of that parish. He went to school there and at ...

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Aspinwall, William (d. 1702), clergyman and ejected minister, was born at Trumfleet, Kirk Sandall, West Riding of Yorkshire, the son of Matthew Aspinwall. After attending school at York, he was admitted to Magdalene College, Cambridge, as a sizar in 1654, graduating BA in 1657. He was admitted vicar of ...

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Atkins [Adkins], Robert (1628/9–1685), clergyman and ejected minister, was the son of a gentleman, Aaron Atkins of Chard, Somerset. One of fifteen children, Robert developed an independent spirit early in life. It is recorded that he was:

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Baldwin, Thomas (d. 1693), clergyman and ejected minister, came from Middlesex. Nothing certain is known of his parentage or date of birth. He was admitted pensioner at Queens' College, Cambridge, on 29 May 1645, matriculating in 1646, graduating BA in 1649, and proceeding MA in 1654. When, in 1649, ...

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Ball, Nathanael (c. 1623–1681), clergyman and ejected minister, was born at Pitminster, near Taunton Dean, Somerset, and later attended the school there. From Pitminster he went to Cambridge University, matriculating as a sizar from King's College at Easter 1644. He cannot, therefore, be the ...

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Ball, Thomas (1590–1659), hagiographer and Church of England clergyman, was born at Alberbury, Shropshire, of unknown parents. In 1613 he was appointed usher of a Mr Puller's school at Epping, Essex, and it was his employer's letter of recommendation which introduced him to ...