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ambassador; Beaumont the poet, entered 1596; Cardinal Repyngdon ; Storie, hanged at Tyburn; Peter Smart,
puritan poet, Cosin's assailant ; Camden the antiquary, author of the grace still used after meat in Hall ; Sir
Thomas Browne, author of the delightful Religio Medici, who forms a link between Broadgates and Pembroke.
He delivered a Latin oration as senior fellow commoner at the inauguration of the College.

Pembroke College. — The conversion of the Hall into a College came about in this way. Thomas Tesdale,
maltster and merchant, of Glympton, Oxon, a fortnight before his decease, in 1610, bequeathed ^5000 for the
purchase of lands, etc. , to maintain seven fellows and six scholars to be elected from the free grammar school in
Abingdon into any college in Oxford. Abbot, the then Lord Primate, desired to secure this foundation for Balliol
College, and a provisional agreement was signed with the Mayor and burgesses of Abingdon, on the strength of
which Balliol purchased for ,£300 a building for the housing of Tesdale's fellows and scholars. But twelve years
after Tesdale's death his foundation was augmented by a benefaction of Richard Wightwick, B. D., rector of
East Ilsley, so as to support ten fellows and ten scholars. This turned the thoughts of the citizens of Abingdon
in a more ambitious direction, and they desired the foundation of a separate and independent College. An Act
of Parliament was got and a petition presented to the King, who by letters patents, dated June 29th, 1624, con-
stituted Broadgates Hall, which had been fixed upon as a likely stock on which to graft the new foundation, to be
"one perpetual College of divinity, civil and canon law, arts, medicine and other sciences; to consist of one
master or governour, ten fellows, ten scholars, or more or fewer, to be known by the name of ' the Master
Fellows and Scholars of the College of Pembroke in the University of Oxford, of the foundation of King James,
at the costs and charges of Thomas Tesdale and Richard Wightwicke." The new College was named from
Shakspeare's friend and patron William Herbert, Earl of Pembroke, a Maecenas of that age, who as Chancellor
was already Visitor of Broadgates, and from whom, had not his death happened suddenly, the College hoped to



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have received more than a bare name. In his
honour the Chancellor was always to be, and is
still, the Visitor of the College. It bears his arms,
three rampant lions argent on a field azure and
gules, with the royal rose and thistle on a chief
argent and or.

Tesdale's brass in Glympton Church, put up a few
years after his death, represents him as "liberally
beneficial to Balliol Colledge. " Balliol however was
put into Chancery for the restitution of the £300,
which finally was handsomely paid by Archbishop
Abbot. Savage, Master of Balliol, complains with
pardonable resentment of the conduct of "this re-
jeton " as he calls the new foundation, which was
inaugurated with considerable ceremony on August 5,
1624, the students of Broadgates becoming members
of Pembroke. Great and wide interest seems to have
been taken in this the youngest of the Colleges, and
further benefactions came to it, a principal donor
being Sir John Benet, Lord Ossulstone. King
Charles I. gave up the patronage of S. Aldate's to it,
and founded a fellowship, as also at Jesus College and
Exeter, to be held by a native of Guernsey or Jersey,
with a view to raising the state of ecclesiastical learning
in the Channel Islands. Bishop Morley, in the next
reign, founded five exhibitions for Channel Islanders.
In 1 7 14 Queen Anne annexed a Gloucester prebend
to the Mastership. Other considerable benefactions
have been made since, especially by Francis Wight-
wick, Esq., Mrs. Sophia Sheppard and the Rev. Chris-
topher Cleoburey, and though this College has smaller
corporate revenues than any, it is very well off for
Scholarships.

Buildings. — The only part of Broadgates (which
Hutten calls " that venerable piece of antiquity ") still
remaining is the Dining Hall, since 1848 the Library.
The present Old Quadrangle was built between 1624
and 1694, but lost much of its pleasing and quaint
character in 1829 when the exterior front was re-
modelled and a storey added to the tower. The
Master's Lodging, once a five-gabled late 17th cen-
tury building, was also Gothicized and sub-
sequently raised one storey. The present New
Quadrangle, consisting of Dining Hall and Fellows'
and Undergraduates' rooms, was built during the
mastership of Dr. Jeune in 1844, taking the place
of the picturesque old gabled ' ' Back lodgings "
(figured in Ingram's Memorials). The large grass
plat was formerly three ancient gardens divided by
walls, that furthest to the west belonging to the
Fellows, the centre one to the Master, and the strip
on the east being a common garden. Here were a
bowling alley, a ball-court, shady bowers, dipt walks,
arbours, and a curious dial. When the Chapel was
built in 1728, the year of Johnson's admission, the
common garden was converted into gravel. In spite
of the destruction of its former old-world charm, this
quadrangle, hardly suspected to exist by the casual
passer-by, is, with its irregular buildings covered with
creepers, extremely pleasing. The Hall is an
unusually good example of the Gothic Revival, and
within the last few years the plain Ionic Chapel has
been splendidly decorated, at a cost of ,£3,000, from
the designs of Mr. C. E. Kempe, M. A., a member
of the College, the windows in the Renaissance
manner being unequalled specimens of modern glass-
painting. The " Wolsey Almshouse " was acquired
from Christ Church in 1888 for £11,000.

Past Days. — Except for the transverse addition at
one end, built in 1620 by Principal Clayton, the
irregularly shaped room which is now the Library



is scarcely changed since the days of Bonner and
Beaumont and Pym and Camden and Browne. Here
George Whitefield carried about in leathern jacks — as
he had done in his mother's alehouse at Gloucester —
the liquor, or "coll," which Johnson abused as
muddy and uninspiring to Latin themes : —

" Carmina vis nostri scribant meliora poetae?
Ingenium jubeas purior haustus alat."

Here on a Powder-Plot day Johnson made his first
declamation, as Madam Piozzi relates. Here the
juniors " went round the fire " on gaudy days. Here
they attended lectures. "Sir, you have sconced me
twopence for a lecture not worth a penny," Johnson
told his tutor Jorden one day when he had been
sliding in Christ Church meadows. In later years he
said, "Whenever a young man becomes Jorden's
pupil he becomes his son." His own rudeness and
boisterousness were but on the surface. He was often
to be seen lounging in the College gate with a circle
of young men round him whom he was entertaining
with wit and keeping from their studies, if not spirit-
ing them up, says Bishop Percy, to rebellion against
the College discipline, which in after life he so
vigorously extolled. Dr. Adams told Boswell that
while at Pembroke Johnson was caressed and loved
by all about him, was a gay and frolicsome fellow,
and passed there the happiest part of his life. Johnson
hearing this from Boswell said, "Ah, sir, I was mad
and violent. It was bitterness which they mistook
for frolick. I was miserably poor and I thought to
fight my way by my literature and my wit ; so I
disregarded all power and all authority." When
some kind hand placed a pair of new shoes at his
door, Johnson, as soon as he discovered them, flung
them passionately away. His room, practically unal-
tered, is a very small one in the second storey over
the common gate. He was not, however — pace
Carlyle and Mr. Leslie Stephen — a servitor Johnson
ceased to reside in December 1729, taking no degree ;
but, we are told, "he had contracted a love and
regard for Pembroke College which he retained to the
last." He loved it none the less that it was reputed a
Jacobitical place. In the height of his fame he was
never happier than in re-visiting his old College,
where his life-long friend Dr. Adams was Master,
gallanting it about in academic gown with Hannah
More, and pointing out to her the rooms of the
Pembroke poets, — "We were a nest of singing
birds," he said. "Here we walked; there we played
at cricket," — conversing with old servants whom he
remembered, shewing Warton where he had tried
at the classical lecture to sit out of earshot of Meeke's
construing, or taking Boswell into the old summer
common-room on the city-wall and telling him
"Ay, here I used to play at draughts with Phil Jones
and Fludyer. Jones loved beer and did not get very
forward in the Church. Fludyer turned out a scoun-
drel, a Whig, and said he was ashamed of having been
bred at Oxford." People flocked to Pembroke
Chapel to gaze at the great despot of letters, that
tender-hearted humble Christian worshipper. Just
before his death he paid the familiar scenes a last
fond visit. His deeply pathetic " Prayers and
Meditations " with some of his College exercises are
in the Library, where are also the little deal desk on
which he wrote the Dictionary, and his bust by
Bacon. In the Common Room are his teapot, holding
two quarts, and a splendid portrait by Reynolds.

Pembroke produced an unusual number of eminent
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character also stood high, though Prideaux in 1694
calls it " the fittest colledge in the town for brutes."
A Mr. Lapthorne, twenty years later, draws a different
picture of it. "I have placed my son in Pembroke
Colledge. The house, though it bee but a little one,
yet is reputed to be one of the best for sobriety and
order." Shenstone entered 1732 with Graves, author
of the Spiritual Quixote, a satire on the Methodists.
Graves draws a lively picture of the different sets in
College. Among the servitors was Whitefield who
also entered in 1832. He tells us that he was solicited
to join in excess of riot with several who lay in the
same room ; but God gave him grace to withstand
them. " I had no sooner received the sacrament
publickly on a week-day at St. Mary's but I was set
up as a mark for all the polite students that knew me
to shoot at. I daily underwent some contempt from
the collegians. Some have thrown dirt at me and
others took away their pay from me." Another con-
temporary was Blackstone the eminent jurist. At an
earlier date the names of Pembroke men include
Bishop Timothy Hall, one of the few clergy who read
the Declaration of Indulgence, Chief Justice Dyer,
Collier, Southern, and at a later date Durel, Hender-
son, Gilbert, Valpy, Lempriere, Jeune. The two
Beaumonts and Johnson lie in Westminster Abbey,
where the remains of Pym also lay for a short while.



This house went through the usual troubles in the
17th century The 18th was its flowering time. In
the present century the vigorous administration of Dr.
Jeune gave Pembroke a great lift, but it has remained
a small but cosy College, noted for its excellent
kitchen, its fine show of plate, its compact sociability,
while the large proportion of scholars among its
members has given it some distinction in the schools.
The Eight was head of the River in 1872 and the
Torpid in 1877, 1878 and 1879. The Master, Fellows,
and Scholars are patrons of eight benefices. In spite
of recent changes, the Master must still be in holy
orders, and the tutorial fellows are bound to celibacy.
There is a flourishing and old-established Literary
Club called the "Johnson, "a Debating and a Musical
Society, and one of the earliest founded Wine Clubs.
It should be mentioned that the College Library has
lately had lustre added to it by the unique Aristotelian
collection of the late Professor Chandler, presented
by Mrs. Sophia Evans.

Douglas Macleane, M.A.



For a fuller account of this College by the same
writer, see The Colleges of Oxford (Methuen & Co.,
189 1 ), edited by Rev. A. Clark, M.A.




tomb of john noble, 1522.— From Ingram.



2 N




QUADRANGLE. — From Ingram.



VISITOR.

The Chancellor of the University, see page i.



PRINCIPALS OF BROADGATES HALL.



1. Wytham, William, principal of Broadgates
Hall 1436 ; LL.D. , preb. of South Muskham in
Southwell collegiate church 1444, of Banbury in
Lincoln cathedral 1446, of Chamberlain Wood in
St. Paul's 1447-54, of Carlton-cum-Thurlby 1448, of
St. Martin's 1452, and of Coringham 1454, of Stoke
1457, and of North Kelsey (all) in Lincoln cathedral
1461, rector of Laingdon, Essex, 1445-46, dean of
the peculiars (St. Paul's) 1448, rector of St. Mary-le-
Bow in 1454, and of St. Michael, Cornhill, 1454-72,
archdeacon of Stow 1454, and of Leicester 1458,
dean of Bath and Wells 1469 ; died 16 July, 1472.

2. Atkynson, John, principal of Broadgates
Hall 1443.

3. Halle, Robert, principal of Broadgates Hall
1443; perhaps B.A. suppld. for B.Can.L. 8 Feb.,
1450-1, admitted to incept for D.Can.L. 10 Oct.,
!453-

4. Selby, William, principal of Broadgates Hall
1443; perhaps of New Coll. and proctor 1438.

5. Tonge, Thomas (or Tange), principal of Broad-
gates Hall 1445 ; prebendary of Rampton in
Southwell church, resigned 1454.

6. Haberforthe, Robert, principal of Broadgates
Hall 1447 ; perhaps he suppld. as Robert Aberford,
B.A. for B.Can.L. 18 Jan., 1448-9.

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7. Lyster, William, principal of Broadgates
Hall 1450; B.L.L. suppld. for D.C.L. 27 March,
I45 1 -

8. Topcliff, Robert, principal of Broadgates Hall
1453 ; suppld. for B.Can.L. 26 March, 1450.

9- Walton, Thomas, principal of Broadgates
Hall 1458 ; LL.D. vice-chancellor 1467.

[10. Agard, Philip, principal of BROADGATES HALL ;
an advocate of Doctors' Commons about 1511,
doctor of decrees when instituted rector of Sandhurst
St. Nicholas, Kent, 1515. See Coote's Civilians
ion. and Wood's Ath. Ox. ii. 756; as LL.D. he was
prebend of Lichfield 1502, and died 1517, Le Neve].

11. Sandford, Roger, principal of Broadgates
Hall 1503-5 ; advocate of Doctors' Commons
circa 1511. See Foster's Alumni Oxonienses 1311.

12. Higdeil, Brian, LL.B. principal of Broadgates
Hall 1505-8 ; LL.D. 28 May, 1506 ; rector of
Buckenhall, Norfolk, 1508, of Kirkby near Ripping-
all, 1511, and of Nettleton, co. Line, 1513, canon
1508, and sub-dean of Lincoln 1511-23, archdeacon
of the West Riding of York 1515, canon of St. Paul's

( ) canon and dean of York 1516, until his

death 5 June, 1539. See Al. Ox. 706.



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13. Scobyl, ( ), principal of Broadgates
Hall 1508.

14. Noble, John, principal of Broadgates Hall
1511 ; B.C.L. suppld. for D.C.L. 26 Feb., 1521-2 ;
official to the archdeacon of Berks ; died 2 June,
1522. See Al Ox. 1073.

[15. Yardeley, William, 'magister,' principal of
Broadgates Hall ; administration bond and
inventory at Oxford dated 29 Dec. , 1530, probably
B.C.L. 18 Feb., 1527-8, B. Can. L. 3 April, 1530. See
A I. Ox. 1699].

16. Story, John, B.C.L., principal of Broadgates
Hall 1537 ; B.C.L. 8 May, 1531, D.C.L. 29 July,

1538, from Henxley or Hincksey Hall ; principal or
chief moderator of the civil law school . n St.
Edward's parish, Oxford, regius professor of civil
law 1546-53 ; an advocate of Doctors' Commons

1539, served at the siege of Bologne in Picardy before
1546, chancellor of the diocese of London, M. p.
Hindon 1547-52, East Grinstead, Oct.-Dec. , 1553 —
Bramber April-May, 1554, Ludgershall Nov., 1554,
to Jan. , 1555, and Oct. to Dec, 1555, Downton 1558,
hanged at Tyburn 1 June, 1571. See Al. Ox. 1431.

17. Yonge, Thomas, B.C.L., principal of Broad-
gates Hall 1542; s. John, of co. Pembroke; B.A.
from Broadgates Hall 14 June, 1529, M.A. 19
March, 1533-4, secular chaplain, B.C.L. 17 Feb.,
I 537"8. D.C.L. suppld. Feb., 1564-5 ; vicar of
Llanvihangell-Castle-Walter, alias Geneur-Glyn, co.
Cardigan, 1541, rector of Hodgeston 1542, and of
Nash with Upton-, (both) co. Pembroke, 1542, pre-
bendary of Trallong in collegiate church of Abergwilly
1545, and of Caron in the collegiate church of
Llanddewi-Brefi, diocese of St. Davids' 1560, chaunter
I S47-S3. *SS9< and bishop of St. Davids 1559,
archbishop of York 1561, until his death 26 June,
1568, buried in the minster. See Al. Ox. 1705.

18. Jeffrey, William (or Geffre), D.C.L., principal of
Broadgates Hall; B.Can.L. and B.C.L. 15
Feb., 1532-3, D.Can.L. July, 1540; advocate
Doctors' Commons 1541, chancellor of the church of
Salisbury 1553 (and to the bishop), until his death
in 1558. See Al. Ox. 805.

[19. Parry, John, D.C.L., principal of Broadgates
Hall about 1543 ; M.A. of Caen, incorporated 19
Oct., 1 541, B.C.L. 2 July, 1543, D.C.L. 11 July,
1543, principal shortly after; chancellor of Llandaff,
archdeacon of Northampton 1548, until his death in
1549. See Al. Ox. 1121.]

20. Weston, Robert, B.C.L., principal of Broad-
gates Hall 1546; fellow All Souls' 1536, B.C.L.
17 Feb., 1537-8, D.C.L. 20 July, 1556, deputy regius
professor of civil law ; of Weeford, co. Stafford,
advocate of Doctors' Commons 1556, M. P. Exeter,
March, 1553, and Lichfield 1558-9, dean of the
Arches, dean of Wells 1570, lord chancellor of



Ireland and dean of St. Patrick's 1567, until his
death 20 May, 1573, buried in his church, his will
dated 2 May, 1573, proved 18 July following. See
A I. Ox. 1604.

21. Randolph, sir Thomas (or Randall), B.C.L,
principal of Broadgates Hall 1549 ; s. Avery, of
Baddlesmere, Kent ; student Christ Church,
suppld. for B.A. Oct., 1545, B.C.L. 1547-8, D.C.L.
suppld. 7 Oct., 1566, and 7 June, 1574; a public
notary, ambassador temp Q. Elizabeth, chamberlain
of the exchequer, and comptroller of the post-horses ;
died at St. Peter Hill, near St. Paul's wharf, 8 June,
1590. See Al. Ox. 1232.

22. G-ervayS, James (Gervase or Gervys), B.C.L,
principal of Broadgates Hall about 1556; fellow
Merton 1548, B.A. suppld. 1547-8, M.A. 18 July,
1552, B.C.L. 13 Feb., 1555-6, proctor 1555, D.C.L.
29 July, 1560, warden (Merton) 1559-61.

23. "Williams, John, D.C.L, principal of Broad-
gates Hall; B.Can.L. 8 May, 1531, B.C.L., and
after eight years study and two years practice D. C. L.
11 July, 1543, advocate Doctors' Commons 1550,
canon 1546, and archdeacon of Gloucester 1554,
chancellor to the bishop of Gloucester, canon of
Hereford 1554; died Dec, 1558. See A I. Ox. 1640.

24. Stampe, Thomas, principal of BROADGATES
Hall ; fellow New Coll. 1539-54, from Winchester,
D.C.L. 17 July, 1553; an advocate of Doctors'
Commons 1554, canon of Lincoln 1555, warden of
Winchester college ; rector of Ashington, Somerset,
1562-5, of Over Wallop, Hants, 1563-81, and of
Cheselborne, Dorset, 1565, until he died 9 Feb.,
1581. See Al. Ox. 1405.

25. Budden, John, D.C.L., principal of Broad-
gates Hall 1619-20; s. John, of Canford, Dorset.
Merton, matric 14 Dec, 1582, aged 16 (as pleb. ) ;
scholar Trinity 30 May, 1583, B.A. 19 Oct., 1586;
migrated to Gloucester Hall 27 June, 1589 ;
philosophy reader Magdalen Coll. ; B. and D. C. L.
8 July, 1602, principal of New Inn Hall 1609-18,
regius professor of civil law 1611, until his death 11
June, 1620, buried in the chancel of St. David's,
Oxford, admon. at Oxford 17 June, 1620. See Al.
Ox. 206.

Broadgates Hall and Pembroke College.

26 and 1. Clayton, Thomas, D.Med., last principal
of Broadgates Hall 14 June, 1620, and first
master of Pembroke Coll. 5 Aug. , 1624. Balliol,
matric. 15 Oct., 1591, aged 16 (as of London, gent.),
B.A. 17 Oct., 1594; migrated to Gloucester
Hall 31 March, 1599, supld. for licence to practice
medicine 27 March, 1610, B. and D.Med. 20 June,
161 1, regius professor of medicine 1612-47, reader of
the anatomy lecture 1624 ; died 10 July, 1647,
buried in the church of St. Aldate's, Oxford. See
Al. Ox. 288.



MASTERS OF PEMBROKE COLLEGE.



2. Wightwick, Henry, B.D. , master about 13 July,
1647 ; ejected before 26 Aug. following by the
parliamentary visitors ; restored by the king's com-
missioners 3 Aug. , 1660, ejected for ' scandalous
behaviour ' 21 Dec. , 1664. Balliol, matric. 14
Feb., 1605-6 (from Warwickshire, pleb.), aged 15,
B.A. 14 Oct., 1609; migrated to Gloucester
Hall, M.A. 6 July, 1613; fellow Pembroke Coll.
1624, B.D. 24 July, 1626 ; rector of Kingerbury, co.
Line at his death in June 1671, buried there.
See Al. Ox. 1628.

3. Langley, Henry, M.A. , master 8 Oct., 1647,
ejected at the restoration 1660 ; s. Thomas, of
Abingdon, Berks, pleb. Pembroke, matric. 6
Nov,, 1629, aged 18, B.A. 11 June, 1632, fellow,
M.A. 30 April, 1635, canon of Christ Church
1648-60, created B.D. 12 April, 1648, and also D.D.
18 Dec, 1649; sequestered to the rectory of St.



Mary Newington, Surrey, 1646, by the Westminster
assembly of divines ; died about 10 Sept. , 1679,
buried in St Helen's church, Abingdon. See Al.
Ox. 878.

( — ) Wightwick, Henry, master 3 Aug. , 1660, ejected
21 Dec. , 1664, see above.

(4.) Hall, John, M.A., master 31 Dec, 1664; s.
John, rector of Bromsgrove, co. Worcester, 1624-57.
Pembroke, matric. 9 Dec, 1650 (from Merchant
Taylors' school), scholar 1650, B.A. 11 March,
1650-1, fellow, M.A. 22 June, 1653, B.D. 1666,
D.D. 1669, Margaret professor of divinity 1676-91,
rector of St. Aldates, Oxford, 1664-1710 ; canon of
St. Paul's 1664-1707, and of Worcester 1676, bishop
of Bristol 1691, until his death in college 4 Feb.,
1709-10, buried at Bromsgrove, will a Oxford
proved 25 Feb., 1710. See Al. Ox. 632.



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5. Brickenden, Colwell, M.A., master 15 Feb.,
1709; s. C, of Inkpen, Berks, gent. Pembroke,
matric. 10 Dec., 1680, aged 17, B.A. 12 March,
1684-5, M.A. 1687, B. and D.D. 1710 ; rector of
Chawton, Hants, 1690, and of Inkpen, Berks, 1703,
until his death Aug. , 1714. See Al. Ox. 178.

6. Panting, Matthew, M.A., master 3 Sept., 1714;
s. M., of Oxford (city), pleb. Pembroke, matric.
5 Nov., 1698, aged 15, B.A. 1702, fellow, M.A.
1705, B. and D.D. 1715, rector of St. Ebbes,
Oxford, 1714-19, rector of Colne Rogers, co. Glou-
cester, 1718, and canon of Gloucester 1718, until his
death 12 Feb., 1738-9, buried in St. Aldate's church.
See Al. Ox. 1112.

7. Ratcliffe, John, B.D., master 23 Feb., 1738; s.
Robert, of Stonehouse, co. Gloucester, cler. Pem-
broke, matric. 17 Nov., 1718, aged 18, B.A. 1722,
M.A. 1725, B.D. 1737, D.D. 1739; rector of Colne
Rogers 1739, and canon of Gloucester 1739, until his
death 13 July, 1775. See Al. Ox. ii. 1177.

8. Adams, William, D.D., master 26 July, 1775; s.
John, of Shrewsbury, ironmonger. Pembroke,
matric. 6 Aug. , 1720, aged 13, scholar 1724, B.A.
1724, fellow 1727, M.A. 1727, B. and D.D. 1756;
vicar of St. Chads, Shrewsbury, 1732-75, canon of
Lichfield 1747, and of Gloucester 1775, rector of
Holgate 1748, and of Cound, (both) Salop, 1755, of
Bedwas, co. Monmouth, 1754, and of Cwm, Flints,
1762, canon 1749, precentor 1750, and archdeacon
of Llandaff 1777, until his death 13 Jan., 1789. See
Al. Ox. ii. 7.

9. Sergrove, William, D.D. , master 1789; s.
Thomas, of London, pleb. Pembroke, matric. 3
Nov., 1762, aged 16 (from St. Paul's school), B.A.
1766, M.A. 1769, B.D. 1778, D.D. 1789, rector of
St. Aldate's, Oxford, 1774-89 ; canon of Gloucester
1789, vicar of Penmark and Llantwit Major, co.
Glamorgan, 1795, until his death 16 April, 1796.
See Al. Ox. ii. 1274.

10. Smith, John, D.D., master 1796; s. John, of
Kensington, Middlesex, gent. Pembroke, matric.
13 Nov., 1761, aged 17, B.A. 1765, M.A. 1769, B.
and D.D. 1796, rector of St. Aldate's, Oxford, 1789 ;
rector of Colne Rogers 1799, perpetual curate East-
leach-Turville 1799, rector of Rudford 1801, and
vicar of Fairford, (all) co. Gloucester, 1804, and
canon of Gloucester 1796, until his death 19 Oct.,
1809. See Al. Ox. ii. 1316.

11. Hall, George William, D.D., master 1809; s.
John, of Chelsea, Middlesex, gent. Pembroke,
matric. 4 Nov., 1788, aged 18 (from St. Paul's



school), B.A. 1792, fellow and tutor, M.A. 1795,
B.D. 1808, D.D. 1809, vice-chancellor 1820-4, select
preacher 1810 ; born 12 March, 1770, rector of
Taynton, co. Gloucester, 1810, and canon of Glou-
cester 1810, until his death 10 Dec, 1843. See
Al. Ox. ii. 587.

12. Jeune, Francis, D.C.L. , master 1843, resigned
1864 ; is. Francis, of St. Brelade's, isle of Jersey,
pleb. Pembroke, matric 21 Oct., 1822, aged 16
(from St. Malo and Renes, France), scholar 1822-30,
B.A. 1827, M.A. 1830, fellow 1830-7, tutor 1830-4,
B. and D.C.L. 1834, select preacher 1845, vice-
chancellor 1858-62 (Honours : — 1 classics 1827),
examiner in classics 1834, university commissioner
1850, a member of Hebdomadal council 1854 and
1863; born 22 May, 1806, headmaster K. Edward's



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