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...Dempster, Thomas Thomas Dempster was born in Cleftbog, near Turriff, Aberdeenshire and died of a fever in Bologna on 6 September 1625. He was buried in Bologna in the church of San Domenico. Dempster was the son of Thomas and Jean Leslie....
...Cavendish, William, Duke of Newcastle Davenant, William William Davenant was born and educated in Oxford and died in London. In 1622 he entered the household of Frances Howard, wife of the second Earl of Lennox, and later established...
...Barclay, Robert Robert Barclay was born in Gordonstown on 23 November 1648 and died in Ury on 3 October 1690. In 1663, in response to his wife’s dying request, Barclay’s father, David, recalled him to Scotland from the Scots School, Paris....
...Herbert, Thomas, 8th Earl of Pembroke Thomas Herbert died on 22 January 1733. He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford, which he entered in March 1673, but never received a degree. Surviving his father, Philip Herbert, fifth Earl...

Junpuri Faruqi, Mulla Mahmud (1015–62/1603–52)

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...Mulla Mahmud Junpuri ibn Shaykh Muhammad Junpuri was born in Junpur in Ramadan 1015/1603. His father died while he was young and he was raised by his maternal grandfather Shaykh Shah Muhammad, a distinguished scholar. He moved on to work...
...Holland, Philemon Philemon Holland was born in Chelmsford, Essex and died in Coventry. He came from a strongly Protestant family: his father, John, had fled England with Miles Coverdale during the reign of Mary Tudor. Holland attended...
...Bolton, Robert Bolton was born at Brookhouse near Blackburn, Lancashire in May 1572. He died at Broughton, Northamptonshire, on 17 December 1631. After education at Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School in Blackburn, he went to Oxford in 1592...
...Wedderburn, David David Wedderburn was born in Aberdeen in 1580 and resided there until his death. He was the eldest son of William Wedderburn, a burgess of Aberdeen. He probably attended Aberdeen Grammar School and was taught by Thomas...
...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...
...Holyday, Barten Barten Holyday, the son of a tailor, was born in Oxford in 1593 and died there on 2 November 1661. Having received his early education at St Paul’s School, London, he entered Christ Church, Oxford on a scholarship in 1605....