- Thompson Cooper
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Parry, William (bap. 1687, d. 1756), antiquary, the son of Devereux Parry and his wife, Margaret, was baptized at St John's Church, Hereford, on 2 May 1687. Having matriculated from Jesus College, Oxford, on 19 February 1706, he graduated BA in 1709, MA in 1712, and BD in 1719. He was elected to a fellowship in his college, and on 27 September 1712 was appointed rector of ...