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date: 20 October 2019

Charke, Williamlocked

(d. 1617)
  • Richard L. Greaves


Charke, William (d. 1617), religious controversialist, was born to unknown parents. After matriculating as a sizar at Peterhouse, Cambridge, in 1560, he graduated BA in 1562–3 and MA in 1566. As a fellow of Peterhouse from 1566 he was influenced by Thomas Cartwright...

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Camden Society
J. Venn & J. A. Venn, , 2 pts in 10 vols. (1922–54); repr. in 2 vols. (1974–8)
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