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...Henderson, Alexander Alexander Henderson was born in 1583 in the parish of Creich in Fife, possibly at Luthrie. He died most probably on 19 August 1646 and was buried at Greyfriars. Henderson was possibly from the Henderson of Fordel family...
...Best, Paul Paul Best died on 17 September 1657. He was the son of James Best, a prosperous Yorkshire gentleman. Best attended Jesus College, Cambridge, where he took his BA (1610) and MA (1613). His father died in February 1617 and, being...
...Dell, William The date and circumstances of William Dell’s birth are unknown. There is evidence that he may have been born in Bedfordshire, between 1606 and 1608, that his parents were Saltmarsh, John John Dell (d. 1614) and Joan Deacon (d....
...Rufus M. Jones was born on 25 January 1863 in South China, Maine. He came from a long line of Quakers, and Quakerism lay at the center of his universe all his life. His rural youth in Maine gave him a practicality and a capacity...
...Adams, James Luther James Luther Adams was born on 12 November 1901 in Ritzville, Washington. He received a BA degree from the University of Minnesota in 1924, and an M.Div. degree from Harvard Divinity School in 1927. He was ordained...
...Erbury, William William Erbury was born in Glamorganshire, Wales and died in London. He was educated at Brasenose College, Oxford and took his BA in October 1623. He was ordained and became rector of St Mary’s Church in Cardiff. He...
...Oughtred, William Chillingworth, William Rushworth, William Little is known about this Roman Catholic controversialist, although his Dialogues seem to have been widely read, and provoked a lively reaction from Protestants. Rushworth...
...Featley, Daniel Daniel Featley was born in Charlton-upon-Otmoor, Oxfordshire and died in London. He was buried in the aisle of Lambeth church. Featley was educated at Corpus Christi College, Oxford, where he gained a BA in 1601...
...Aubrey, John Suckling, John John Suckling was born in a country house at Whitton that belonged to his maternal uncle, Lionel Cranfield, the Earl of Middlesex, in February 1609, and died in Paris in 1642, apparently by his own hand. His...
...Seed, Jeremiah Jeremiah Seed was born in Clifton, Westmorland, where his father, also Jeremiah, was rector, and died at Enham in Hampshire on 10 December 1747. He went up to Queen’s College, Oxford in 1716, graduating BA in 1722 and MA...