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date: 13 December 2019

Crooke, Helkiahlocked

  • William Birken


Crooke, Helkiah (1576–1648), physician and anatomist, born in Suffolk, was the third son of Thomas Crooke (c. 1545–1598), puritan rector of Great Waldingfield, Suffolk, and preacher to Gray's Inn, London, after 1582. Crooke matriculated as a sizar at St John's College, Cambridge, on 7 October 1591. In the following November he was admitted scholar on a foundation established by ...

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