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Corbett, Richard (1582–1635), bishop of Oxford and of Norwich, and poet, was born at Ewell, Surrey, the son of Vincent Corbett (d. 1619), a nurseryman at Whitton, near Twickenham, and his wife, Benet (d. 1634). He was educated at Westminster School...

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King, Henry (1592–1669), poet and bishop of Chichester, was the eldest of the five sons and four daughters of John King (d. 1621), archdeacon of Nottingham and later bishop of London, and his wife, Joan, daughter of Henry Freeman of Henley, Buckinghamshire. He was baptized on 16 January 1592 at ...