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1649. Practised at Bristol, and afterwards in London. Died
Apr. 30, 1655. Buried at St Gregory's, London. Will (P.C.C.).
Author of work on Consumption. (Munk, 1. 248; D.N.B.;
A I. Oxon.]

BENET, EDMUND. Adm. sizar (age 18) at Trinity, Apr. 15,
1685. S. of John. B. at Kidderminster. School, Kidder-
minster. Matric. 1687; B.A. 1688-9. Ord. priest (London)
June 7, 1691.

BENNETT, EDWARD. Matric. pens, from St John's, Lent,
1586-7; B.A. from St Catharine's, 1590-1. One of these
names V. of All Saints, Derby, 1592.

BENNETT, EDWARD. B.A. from Trinity, 1598-9; M.A. 1603.

BENNETT, EDWARD. B.A. (? 1602-3); M.A. from St John's,
1605.

BENNETT, EDWARD. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs.
161 1 ; B.A. 1 614-5.

BENNET, FRANCIS. Adm. sizar (age 17) at St John's, Oct. 10,
1672. S. of Francis, of Hope, Derbs. B. there. School,
Branston. Matric. 1672; B.A. 1676-7.

BENNET, FRANCIS. Adm. pens, at Queens', Mar. 30, 1693.
Of Dorset. Matric. 1693; B.A. 1696-7; M.A. 1700; B.D. 1709.
Fellow, 1698-1713. OfCatstow, Dorset; adm. at the Inner
Temple, Feb. 6, 1696-7. Ord. priest (Lincoln) June 29, 1701.

BENNETT, GEORGE. Adm. FelL-Com. at Trinity, Mar. 2,
1645-6. B. in London. Perhaps s. of George, of Welby,
Lines. Died 1657, aged 28. (Nichols, Leics. 1. 285.)

BENNET, GEORGE. Adm. pens, (age 16) at St John's, July 1,
1651. S. of Edward, Esq., of Middlesex. B. there. School,
Hertford. Perhaps matric. 1651, as John; B.A. 1654-5.
Probably s. and b. of Edward, late of London, gent., de-
ceased; adm. at Lincoln's Inn, June 28, 1655.

BENNETT, GILBERT. Matric. pens, from Christ's, July, 1617;
B.A. 1620-1; M.A. 1624. Ord. priest (Peterb.) 1625. Pro-
bably R. of Bilsthorpe, Notts., 1625. Preb. of Southwell,
1660; of York, 1667-9. V.ofCarnaby, 1662-4. R. of Stone-
grave, Yorks.. 1663. Buried at Southwell, Dec. 10, 1669.
(Ptile, 1. 316.)

BENNET, GILBERT. Adm. sizar at Jesus, May n, 1689. Of
Nottinghamshire. Matric. 1689; Scholar, 1689; B.A. 1692-3;
M.A. 1696. Ord. deacon (London) Dec. 24, 1693; priest
(York) Sept. 20, 1696. R. of St Peter-at-Arches, Lincoln,
1700. V. of Reepham, Lines. Preb. of Lincoln, 1707. Father
of the next.

BENET, GILBERT. M.A. from St Catharine's, 1733. S. of
Gilbert, of Reepham, Lines., clerk, above. Matric. (Mcrton
College, Oxford) Oct. ax, 1723, age 18; B.A. (Oxford) 1727.
V. of SurUngham, Norfolk, 1731-6. (A I. Oxon.)

BENNET, HENRY. Matric sizar from Trinity, Lent, X564-5;
B.A. 1568-9. 7 "." ""



Bennet, John

BENNETT, HENRY. Adm. sizar (age 13) at St John's, Feb. 24,
1699-1700. S. of Thomas, grocer. B. at Salisbury. School.
Salisbury.

BENNET, HENRY. Adm. sizar at Jesus, May 26, 1713. Of
Congleton, Cheshire. Matric. 1712; B.A. 1715-6; M.A. 1727.
R. of Donyatt, Somerset, 1723-31. Died 1731.

BENNET, HUGH. B.A. 1481-3; M.A. 1485.

BENNETT, JAMES. Adm. pens, (age 15) at Sidney, June, 1638.
S. of William, brewer. B. at Rochester. School, Rochester.
B.A. 1631-2; M.A. 1635.

BENNET, JAMES (? JACOB). Adm. pens, at Trinity, June 8,
1671. School, Westminster. Scholar, 1672; B.A. 1674-5.

BENNET, JAMES. Adm. sizar (age 17) at Trinity, Jan. 15,
1718-9. S. of James, of Dulwich, London, clerk. School,
Dulwich. Matric. 1718-9; B.A. 1722-3; M.A. 1726. Ord.
deacon (London) Mar. 1, 1723-4. V. of Aldeburgh, Suffolk,
1729- V. of Friston, 1736. Father of the next.

BENET, JAMES. Adm. sizar at Jesus, Feb. 7, 1748-9. S. of
Tames, clerk, of Aldeburgh, Suffolk, above. Matric. 1749;
Scholar; B.A. 1753; M.A. 1785. Ord. deacon (Norwich) July,
1754; priest, Mar. 1756. V. of Snape, Suffolk. V. of Alde-
burgh, 1769-88. R. of Theberton, 1771-92. R. of Denning-
ton, 1784-8. Died at Chelsea, Feb. 1792. Buried at Aldeburgh.
(A. Gray.)

BENNET, JOHN. Adm. at King's a scholar from Eton, 1457.
B.A. 1460-1 ; M.A. 1466-7; B.D. 1474-5. V. of Ware, Herts.,
1460-80. R. of St Margaret's, Lothbury, 1480-98. Died
1498. Benefactor to King's College and to Eton. Will proved
(P.C.C.) 1498. (Hennessy, 123.)

BENNET, J. B.A. 1470-1.

BENNET, JOHN. B.A. 1513-4; M.A. 1517. Probably fellow of
Corpus Christi, 1516-24. According to Masters-Lamb
(p. 313) he was probably the 'Thomas' Bennet who was
burned as a martyr at Exeter, 1531. But see Dusgate.

BENNET, JOHN. Of Christ's. B.A. 1514-5; M.A. 1518.
Probably Fellow of St John's, 15 16. Adm. to first tonsure,
as of Durham diocese, Mar. 7, 15 16-7. John Bennet, 'fellow
of Jesus,* ord. deacon (Ely) June 6, 1517. One of these names
V. of Earls Barton, Northants., 1528-30, and R. of Tiffield,
i535-?45- (Baker, 11. 309.)

BENNET, JOHN. Adm. at King's a scholar from Eton, Aug. 12,
1524, age 16. Of Burwell, Cambs. Expelled whilst scholar.

BENNET, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Clare, Michs. 1572; B.A.
X575-6. Subscribed for deacon's orders (Lincoln) Apr. 15,
1576.

BENET, JOHN. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs. X572.

BENET, JOHN. Matric. pens, from Corpus Christi, Michs. 1580.

BENNET, JOHN. M.A.xs83(Incorp. from Oxford). S.ofThom;.s,
of Clapcot, Berks. B.A. (Oxford) 1577; M.A. 1580; D.C.L.
1589. Adm. advocate, 1604. Preb. of York, 1591. Chancellor
of York. Judge of the Prerogative Court, Canterbury.
Knighted, 1603. M.P. for Ripon, 1597; York, 1601; Ripon,
1604; Oxford University, 1614 and 1620. Secretary to
Council of the North. Impeached for bribery and corruption
and fined, 1622. Died Feb. 15, 1626-7. (•>*'• Oxon., makes
him s. of Richard; D.N.B.)

BENNET, JOHN. *M.A. Cambridge'; Incorp. at Oxford, July 9,
1616. Not identified.

BENNETT, JOHN. Matric. pens, from Clare, Easter, 162X;
B.A. 1623-4. Ord. deacon (Norwich) Sept. 24, 1626; priest,
May 20, 1627. One of these names, described as ' B. in London,
Educated at Cambridge and episcopally ordained,' R. of
Whitwick, Leics., 1659-62; ejected. Afterwards removed to
London and finally to Littleover, Derbs. Described as a man
of considerable learning. DiedMay, 1693. (Nichols, 111. 1121.)

BENNET, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Magdalene, Easter, 1626.

BENNETT, JOHN. Adm. at King's a scholar from Eto.i, X637.
S. of Sir John. Matric. 1637. Left in 1639. Died at Oxford.

BENNITT, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Trinity, 1640. Ex-
hibitioner from St Paul's School.

BENNET, JOHN. Adm. FeU.-Com. at Emmanuel, July 4, 1646.
S. of Sir Thomas, Lord Mayor of London. One of these names,
of Motcombe, Dorset, M.P. for Shaftesbury, 1667. Died 1676.

BENNETT, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Corpus Christi, Easter,
1648. Of Suffolk. B.A. 165 1-2.

BENNET, JOHN. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs. 165 1.
(? Mistake for George.) One John Bennet, s. and h. of John,
late of Matching, Essex, gent., deceased; adm. at Lincoln's
Inn, June 28, 1655. Perhaps M.P. for Bridgnorth, 1660 and
brother of Joseph (1654). Died 1663.

BENNET, JOHN. Adm. pens, at Trinity, May 2a, x66x. School,
Westminster. Matric. x66x; Scholar, 1662; B.A. 1664-5;
M.A. 1668. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) May 17; priest, June 13,
1668: title, his own estate. R. of Wicken Bonant, Essex,
1671-92. V. of Littlebury, 1673-92. Died 1693. (E. Anglian,
1. 325.)



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BENNET, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 18) at St John's, Jan. 13,

1663-4. S. of John, clothier, of Salop. B. there. School,

Shrewsbury. Matric. 1664; B.A. 1667-8. Perhaps R. of

Nacton, Suffolk, 1674.
BENNET, JOHN. Adm. Fell. -Com. at Trinity, May 28, 1673.

Of Abington, Cambs. M.P. for Newton, Lanes., 1691. Died

Feb. 4, 1739. Father of John (1707).
BENNETT, JOHN. Adm. sizar at Queens', Sept. 7, 1693. Of

Cornwall. Matric. 1695; B.A. 1696-7; M.A. 1726.
BENNET, JOHN. Adm. sizar at Trinity, Apr. 25, 1704. S. of

Matthew, of Aycliffe, Durham. School, Durham. Matric,

1704.
BENNET, JOHN. Adm. Fell. -Com. (age 16) at Trinity, July 4,

1707. S. of John (1673), of Abington, Cambs. School, London.

Matric. 1707.
BENNETT, JOHN. Mus.B. 1725.
BENNETT, JOSEPH. Matric. pens, from Emmanuel, Easter,

1618. B. at Cranbrook, Kent. Scholar; B.A. 1621-2; M.A.

1625. Ord. deacon (Peterb.) ; priest (London), June 18, 1623,
age 24. C. of Hatfield Broad Oak, Essex.

BENNET, JOSEPH. Adm. sizar (age 16) at St John's, June 30,

1645. S. of Joseph, R. of Warbleton, Sussex, deceased. B.

there. School, Tonbridge, Kent. Matric. 1645; B.A. 1649.

Preacher at Hooe and Burwash, Sussex. R. of Brightling,

1658, ejected, 1662. Afterwards kept school, and preached

in Sussex. Minister at Hellingly and Hastings. Died 1707.

(Calamy, 11. 457; D.N.B.)
BENNET, JOSEPH. Adm. pens, (age 17) at St John's, Sept. 12,

1654. S. of John, gent., of Matching, Essex. B. there.

School, Stafford (? Stortford). Matric. 1655; B.A. 1658-9.

Perhaps brother of John (1651).
BENNET, JOSIAS. Matric. sizar from Clare, c. 1593. Buried at

St Edward's, Cambridge, Nov. 5, 1594.
BENNET, MARTIN. Adm. sizar at Sidney, Apr. 12, 1619. S.

of Robert. B. at Yarborough, Lines. Matric. 1619; B.A.

1622-3; M.A. 1626; B.D. 1635. Ord. deacon (Peterb.) July 7,

1626. R. of Scampton, Lines., 1631. R. of Thimbleby.
BENNET, MARTIN. Adm. sizar (age 17) at Sidney, June 29,

1653. S. of William, minister, of Fulstow, Lines. School,
private. Matric. 1653; B.A. 1656-7; M.A. 1660.

BENNET, MATTHEW. M.A. from Jesus, 1625. Matric. at
Christ Church, Oxford, Nov. 10, 1615, age 16; B.A. (Oxford)
1616. Adm. at Gray's Inn, 1618. S. of Sir John, Knt., D.C.Ls
of Christ Church, Oxford (for whom see D.N.B.). R. of St
Nicholas Acons,London,i637-6i ; ejected c. 1645, but restored
1660. R. of Harlington, Middlesex, 1628-44. Died before
July, 1661. (Walker, Sufferings, 11, 164; Collins, iv. 336.)

BENET, PETER. B.Can.L. R. of Borough Green, Cambs., 1449.

BENNETT, PETER. Matric. pens, from Jesus, Michs. 1568;
B.A. 1572-3; M.A. 1576. Perhaps C. of Brookland, c. 1599,
and V. of Ewell, Kent (M.A.), 1605-18. Died 1618.

BENNETT, PETER. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter, 1627;
B.A. 1630-1.

BENNET, PHILIP. Adm. pens, at Christ's, May 20, 1625. S. of
William, of Lancashire. School, Rivington. Matric. 1626;
B.A. 1628-9. Probably minister of Ulverstone, Lanes., 1646-
8; of Cartmel, 1650-62 (ejected). R. of Brindle, 165 1.
Perhaps father of Philip (1662-3). One of these names V.
of Whitehaven, Cumberland, 1662-89; buried there, Aug.

4, 1689. (Peile, 1. 368.)

BENNET, PHILIP. Adm. sizar (age 17) at St John's, Feb. 9,
1662-3. S. of Philip, clerk, of Ulverston, Lanes, (perhaps
the above). B. there. School, Sedbergh. Matric. 1663; B.A.
1666-7.

BENNET, PHILIP. Adm. sizar (age 17) at Magdalene, Feb. 26,
1 732-3- S. of Joseph, gent. B. in London. Schools, Harrow
and Merchant Taylors'. Matric. 1733; B.A. 1736-7; M.A.
1740. Fellow, 1738. Taxor, 1742. Proctor, 1751-2. Ord.
deacon (Lincoln) Sept. 24, 1738; priest, June 1, 1740.
Author, Sermons.

BENNETT, RICHARD. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter, 1568.

BENNET, RICHARD. Matric. pens, from Christ's, c. 1590.
One of these names, s. and h. of Robert, of Lawhitton,
Cornwall, gent., adm. at the Middle Temple, May 31, 1594.

BENNET, ROBERT. Monk of Durham. B.D. 1523-4; D.D. 1533.
Canon of Durham after the suppression, 1541-58. V. of
Gainford, 1557. Died Aug. 1558. {Cooper, 1. 177.)

BENNETT, ROBERT. Matric. pens, from Trinity, Easter, 1563.

5. of Leonard, of Baldock, Herts. B.A. 1566-7; M.A. 1570;
B.D. 1577; D.D. 1583. Fellow, 1567. University preacher,
1576. Incorp. at Oxford, 1572. Master of the hospital of St
Cross, Winchester, 1583. V. of Eling, Hants., 1593. Preb. of
Winchester, 1595. Dean of Windsor and Wolverhampton,
1596-1603. Bishop of Hereford, 1603-17. Died Oct. 20, 1617.
Buried in Hereford Cathedral. WiU(P.C.C). (D.N.B. ;Vis. of
Berks., 1623.)



Bennet, William

BENNETT, ROBERT. Matric. sizar from Magdalene, Easter,

1631; B.A. 1634-5; M.A. 1638. Perhaps R. of Waddesdon,

Bucks., 1648.
BENNETT, ROBERT. Adm. pens, at Trinity, Feb. 7, 1648-9.

Of Cheshire. Matric. 1649.
BENNET, ROBERT. Adm. Fell. -Com. (age 17) at Christ's,

July 2, 1677. S. of Gervase. B. at Snelston, Derbs. School,

Barton, Staffs. Adm. at the Inner Temple, Jan. 26, 1679-80.

Died Apr. 7, 1746. Buried at Bossall, Yorks, {Vis. of

Derbs., 1662 ; Peile, 11. 66.)
BENNET, ROGER. M.D. from St John's, 1611.
BENNET, THOMAS. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs. 1564.

Of Cheshire. B.A. 1567-8; M.A. 1571. Fellow, 1568.
BENNETT, THOMAS. Adm. at King's a scholar from Eton,

1587. Matric. 1587; B.A. 1591-2; M.A. 1595. Fellow till

1597. Held a living in Buckinghamshire, according to Har-

wood.
BENNET, THOMAS. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter, 1621;

B.A. 1624-5. Ord. priest (Peterb.) Apr. 9, 1628.
BENNITT, THOMAS. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, June 30, 1660.

Of Northants. Matric. 1660. One of these names M.P. for

Marlborough, 1678, 1680, 1694-5.
BENNET, THOMAS. Adm. sizar (age 24) at Pembroke, May 17,

1671. S. of William, clerk. B. at Hawsham {sic.), Lines. B.A.

1674-5.
BENNET, THOMAS. Adm.-sizar (age 18) at Pembroke, June 1 1,

1680. S. of John, of Willaston, Cheshire. Matric. 1680; B.A.

1683-4.
BENNETT, THOMAS. Incorp. M.A. 1683 from University

College, Oxford. Matric. there June 26, 1674, age 15. S. of

John, of Abington, Cambs., gent. B.A. (Oxford) 1678; M.A.

1681; B.D. 1689. Master of University College, 1691-2.

Died May 12, 1692. {Al. Oxon.)
BENNET, THOMAS. Adm. sizar (age 16) at Magdalene, Sept.

30, 1687. S. of Thomas, clerk. B. at Thimbleby, Lines.

School, Peterborough. Matric. 1688; B.A. 1691-2; M.A.

1695. Perhaps ord. priest (Peterb.) June 3, 1694. R. of
Harrington, Lines., 1701. R. of Ruckland, 1701. Perhaps
Master of Fotheringay School, 1698.

BENNETT, THOMAS. Adm. sizar (age 15) at St John's, May 31,
1689. S. of Thomas, gent. B. at Salisbury. School, Salisbury.
Matric 1689; B.A. 1692-3; M.A. 1696; D.D. 1715. Fellow,
1694-1705. Ord. deacon (London) Mar. 8, 1695-6; priest,
June 19, 1698. R. of St James, Colchester, 1700-13. Lecturer
at St Olave, Southwark. Preacher at St Lawrence, Jewry.
R. of St Giles, Cripplegate, 1716. Controversialist and
Oriental scholar. Died Oct. 9, 1728. Admon. (P.C.C.) 1729.
{D.N.B.)

BENNETT, THOMAS. Matric. sizar from Trinity Hall, Dec.

1696. Matric. 1696; B.A. 1697-8. Ord. priest (London)
Sept. 24, 1699. •

BENNETT, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 17) at St John's, May 10,
1703. S. of William, clerk. B. at Shrewsbury. School,
Shrewsbury. Matric. 1703; B.A. 1706-7; M.A. 1710.

BENNETT, THOMAS. Adm. Fell. -Com. at Queens', Apr. 25,
1719 (previously adm. at St Catharine's, Apr. 23, i7i7). Of
London. S. of Thomas, publisher, of Fleet St. LL.B. 1727.
Esquire Bedell, 1749-70. Died Mar. 15, 1770, aged 70.
Buried at St Botolph's, Cambridge. (Stokes, Bedells, 11 1;
Misc. Gen. et Her. 4th S. 11. 76.)

BENNETT, THOMAS. Adm. sizar at Jesus, July 7, 1726. Of
Cornwall. Matric. 1726; B.A. 1729-30; M.A. 1733. v - of St
Enodear, Cornwall. V. of St Breward, 1742.

BENNETT, THOMAS GERY. Adm. pens, at Queens', July 8,
1737- Of Cambridgeshire. B. 1719. Matric. 1737; B.A.
1741-2. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Mar. 14, 1741-2; priest
(Norwich) May, 1744. V. of Earl's Barton, Northants., 1745-
67. Died Dec. 16, 1767, aged '68' (? 48). (Misc. Gen. et
Her. 4th S. 11. 77.)

BENNET, W. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs. 1566.

BENNET, WILLIAM. Matric. sizar from St John's, Easter,
1569; B.A. 1570-1; M.A. 1574. Perhaps R. of Suffield,
Norfolk, i58i-(?) 1622.

BENNET, WILLIAM. Matric. pens, from St John's, c. 1597 ;
B.A. 1600-1; M.A. 1603. One of these names, M.A., V. of
Longney, Gloucestershire, 1613-40. (F. S. Hockaday.)

BENNETT, WILLIAM. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Michs. 1608;
B.A. 1612-3; M.A. 1621.

BENNETT, WILLIAM. Matric. sizar from Jesus, Easter, 1611;
B.A. (? 1611-2); M.A. 1615. Ord. deacon (Peterb.) Feb. 25,
1615-6. Perhaps R. of Morningthorpe, Norfolk, 1619; and
R. of Starston, 1629-38. Died 1638. One of these names V.
of Market Rasen, Lines., 1627.

BENNET, WILLIAM. Adm. sizar at Sidney, May 18, 1615;
B.A. 1618-9; M.A. 1622.



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BENNETT, WILLIAM. Matric. Fell. -Com. from St John's,

Easter, 1627.
BENNET, WILLIAM. Adm. sizar (age 18) at St John's, June 24,

1667. S. of William. B. at Shrewsbury. School, Shrewsbury.

Matric. 1667; B.A. 1670- 1. This, or the next, M.A. 1676; and

ord. priest (London) Dec. 24, 1676. Perhaps V. of St Chad's,

Shrewsbury, 1680-1721.
BENNET, WILLIAM Adm. sizar (age 16) at St John's, June 27,

1667. S. of William, deceased, of Northbrooke, Derbs. B.

there. School, Derby. Matric. 1667; B.A. 1670-1. Perhaps

ord. priest (Lincoln) May 25, 1673; C. of Mowsley, Leicester-
shire. But see above.
BENNIT, WILLIAM Adm. sizar at Emmanuel, June 12, 1667.

Of Derbyshire. Exhibitioner from Derby school. B.A. 1670-1;

M.A. 1675.
BENNETT, WILLIAM Adm. pens, (age 16) at St John's, June

18, 1691. S. of William, gent. B. at Tydd St Mary's, Lines.

School, Lynn. Matric. 1691. Adm. at Gray's Inn, Aug. 14,

1693.
BENET, WILLIAM Adm. pens, (age 17) at Petkrhouse, June

23, 1751. Fell.-Com. Mar. 12, 1753. Of Hants. School,

Winchester. Knighted, 1760. Sheriff of Hants., 1760.

BENNIT, . Adm. Fell.-Com. at Jesus, Feb. 21, 1624-5.

BENNETT, . Adm. Fell.-Com. at St Catharine's, Easter,

1645.

BENNET, . Adm. Fell.-Com. at Trinity, May 27, 1658.

BENNING or BENING, WILLIAM Adm. pens, (age 18) at Mag-
dalene, June 25, 1743. S. of William, Esq. B. at Thriplow,

Cambs. School, Bishop's Stortford. Matric. 1743; B.A.

1746-7; M.A. from Peterhouse, 1750. Fellow of Peterhouse,

1749. Ord. deacon (Ely) Dec. 25, 1751. V. of Great and

Little Abington, Cambs., 1754. V. of Thriplow, Cambs.

Died July 19, 1792, aged 68. Buried at Thriplow {T. A.

Walker.)
BENNINGTON, EDWARD. Matric. sizar from Pembroke,

Michs. 1625; B.A. i629-3o;M.A. 1633. Ord. deacon (Peterb.)

June 5; priest, Dec. 18, 1631.
BENINGTON, EDWARD. Adm. sizar (age 16) at St John's,

May 10, 1672. S. of John, gent., of Cowbit, Lines. B. there.

School, Moulton. Matric. 1672.
BENINGTON, FRANCIS. Matric. pens, from Trinity, Easter,

1633. Migrated to St John's, Nov. 3, 1634, age 19. S. of

Thomas, doctor, of Leicester. B. there. School, Leicester.

B.A. from St John's, 1636-7.
BENNINGTON, MICHAEL Adm. sizar (age 18) at Christ's,

June 4, 1637. S. of Edward. B. at 'Hotherhoid' (? Nether

Royd), Yorkshire. School, Barwick (near Leeds). Matric.

1657; B.A. x66o-i. Schoolmaster at Tadcaster, 1674. (M. H.

Peacock.)
BENYNGWORTH, HUGH. B.A. 1541-2; M.A. 1546. FeUow of

Jesus, 1541-51. Will proved (V.CC) 1551.
BENYWORTH, WILLIAM. Matric. sizar from St Catharine's,

Michs. 1570; B.A. from Queens', 1574-5; M.A. from St

Catharine's, 1578.
BENNY, ROBERT. Adm. sizar (age 15) at Caius, Sept. 22, 1634.

S. of Henry, barrister, of Shrewsbury. B. in London. School,

Shrewsbury. Matric. 1634; B.A. 1638-9.
BENSALL, HENRY, see BONSALL.
BENSKIN or BENCHKIN, JAMES. Matric. pens, from Queens',

Easter, 1625. Of Kent. B.A. 1628-9; M.A. 1632; B.D. 1639.

Fellow, 1633-42. V. of 'Relishall,' Suffolk, 1641.
BENSKIN, JOHN. Adm. Fell. -Com. at Corpus Christi, 1585.

Matric. Easter, 1588.
BENSKIN, RICHARD. Matric. sizar from Peterhouse, Michs.

1623; B.A. 1626-7; M.A. 1630. Ord. deacon (Peterb.) Sept.

23; priest, Sept. 24, 1627. V. of Humberston, Leicestershire,

1632-8. Perhaps R. of Wanlip till 1639. V. of Sileby, 1639-

c. 42 (ejected). Walker (Sufferings) says 'he was also mur-
dered.' (Nichols, in. 1098.)
BENSKIN, RICHARD. Adm. sizar at Trinity, May 4, 1653.

B.A. 1656. One of these names R. of WiUoughby Waterless,

Leicestershire, 1662.
BENSKIN, RICHARD. Adm. sizar at Trinity, May 11, 1682.
Matric. 1682; Scholar, 1685; B.A. 1685-6. Perhaps R. of
Little Saxham, Suffolk, 1692-1720. Died 1720.
BENSKIN, RICHARD. Adm. pens, at Jesus. Oct. 9, 1722. S. of
K11 turd, of Kearsby, Leicestershire. Scholar; B.A. 1726-7.

Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Feb. 26, 1726-7; priest, May 28, 1727.
R. of Seagrave, Leics., 1727. V. of Prestwold, 1765. Died
Nov. 11, 1767, aged 64. (A. Gray.)
BENSLEY, JAMES. Adm. pens, (age 18) at Trinity, June 5,
1731. S. of James, of London. School, Westminster. Matric.
1751; Scholar, 1752; B.A. 1753; M.A. 1758. Fellow, 1756.
Adm. at the Inner Temple, Feb. 1 3, 1 752 ; and at Lincoln's I nn ,
Jan. ax, 1756. Died Apr. 5, 1765. (Al. Westmon., 358.)



Benson, Lawrence

BENSLEY, JOSHUA. Matric. sizar from Christ's, Easter, 1616;
B.A. 1619-20; M.A. 1633. Ord. deacon and priest (Norwich)
Dec 19, 1624. V. of All Saints, Shotesham, Norfolk, 163 1.
V. of St Mary and St Botolph, Shotesham, 1631. (PeiU, 1.
3"-)

BENSLEY, THOMAS. Matric. pens, from Pembroke, Lent,
1580-1.

BENSON, CHARLES. Scholar of Caius, 1589-93; B.A. 1590-1.
Died in College, 1593. Will proved (V.CC).

BENSON, CHARLES. Adm. sizar at Queens', May 19, 1714.
Of Nottinghamshire. Matric. 1714; B.A. 1717-8; M.A. 1722.
R. of N. Claypole, Lines., 1721.

BENSON, CLEMENT. Matric. pens, from St John's, Easter,
1603.

BENSON, EDWARD. Adm. pens, (age 19) at St John's, Oct. 14,
1740. S.ofJohn(? 1697), clerk, of Rochester. B. in Rochester.
School, Canterbury. Matric. 1742; B.A. 1744-5; M.A. 1748.
Fellow, 1746-55. Adm. at the Middle Temple, Sept. 8, 1740;
and at Lincoln's Inn, 1757. Barrister, X748. Bencher, 1782.
Treasurer, 1793. Auditor of Canterbury Cathedral. Died
Nov. 14, 1801. (Scott-Mayor, m. 510.)

BENSON, GEORGE. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs. 1579.
Of Westmorland. B.A. 1583-4; M.A. 1587. Fellow, 1585-6,
as Bensor.

BENSON, GEORGE. M.A. 1612 (Incorp. from Oxford). B.A.
(Oxford) 1604; M.A. 1607; B.D. 1616. Perhaps R. of Nuffield,
Oxon., 1618. Canon of Chichester, 1621. R. of Patching,
Sussex, 1624. V. of Poling, 1628. (Al. Oxon.)

BENSON, GEORGE. Adm. sizar (age 17) at St John's, June 27,
1672. S. of Antony, yeoman, of Bedale, Yorks. B. there.
School, Bedale. Matric. 1672.

BENSON, HARVEY. Adm. pens, (age 15) at Christ's, July 1,
1672. S. of William. B. in London. School, Giggleswick.
Matric. 1672.

BENSON, HENRY. Matric. pens, from Corpus Christi, Michs.
1573. Probably adm. 1570.

BENSON, JAMES. Matric pens, from Christ's, May, 1574;

B.A. 1576-7.
BENSON, JOHN. M.A. 1459-60.

BENSON, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Peterhouse, Easter, 1631.
Of Norfolk. B.A. 1635-6; M.A. 1639. Ord. deacon (Norwich)
May 24, 1633. R. of Bradwell, Essex, till 1647; of Little
Leighs, X650-62, ejected. Afterwards preacher at Writtle.
Died at Gt Baddow, 1682. (Da'lids, 4x7; Calamy, 1. 510.)

BENSON, JOHN. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, Aug. 1, 1640. Of
Kent. Matric. 1641; B.A. 1644-5. One of these names, s. and
h. of Nicholas, late of the city of London, Esq., deceased;
adm. at Lincoln's Inn, July 18, 1644. Perhaps R. of
Meeching, Sussex, 1650. Ord. deacon (Chichester) Mar. 7;
priest, Mar. 8, 1661.

BENSON, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Queens', Easter, 1657. Of
Essex. B.A. 1660-1; M.A. 1664. One of these names (s. of
John, of 1631) was R. of Little Leighs, Essex, 1662-71.
R. of Rochford, 1670-8. V. of Bacon's Portion, Dengie, till
1678. Died 1678. Will (Archd. Essex), 1678. (Newcourt;
J. Ch. Smith.)

BENSON, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 17) at St John's, June 26,
1697. S. of John, deceased. B. in London. School, Canter-
bury. Matric. B.A. X700-1 ; M.A. 1713. Ord. deacon (Lincoln)
Mar. 14, 1702-3; priest (London) Mar. 12, 1703-4. R. of
Laindon Hills, Essex, 171 1. R. of High Halstow, Kent,
1721-53- Died May 10, 1753. Buried in Rochester Cathe-
dral. M.I. there.

BENSON, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 17) at St John's, Mar. 27,
1703. S. of Laurence. B. at Leeds, Yorks. School,
Sedbergh. Matric. X703; B.A. 1706-7; M.A. 1725. Ord.
deacon (London) Mar. 16, 1706-7. V. of Ledsham, Yorks.,
1719-64. V. of Bardsey, 1719. Died 1764. Perhaps V. of
Pennington, Lanes., 1716.

BENSON, JOHN. M.A. from Trinity, 1726. B.A. from Trinity
College, Dublin. Incorp. at Oxford, 1726. R. of St Nicholas,
Worcester, 1738-68. R. of Kinwarton, 1738. R. of Upton-
on-Severn, 1739-68. Died 1768.

BENSON, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 22) at St John's, June 19,
1740. S. of William, husbandman, of Lancashire. B. at
Hawkshead. School, Lowther. Matric. 1740; B.A. I743~4-

BENSON, LAWRENCE. Adm. at Corpus Christi, 1670. Of
Yorkshire. Matric. 1670; B.A. 1673-4; MA. 1677. V. of
St Peter's, Leeds. R. of Lessingham, Lines., 1683. Chap-
lain to Lord Purbeck. Married Anne, dau. of Samuel Drake,
D.D., V. of Pontefract. Died Sept. 15, 1709, aged 56. (Le
Neve, Mon., 11. 175; M. H. Peacock.)



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BENSON, MARTIN. D.D. 1728 (Com. Reg.). S. of John, R. of
Cradley, Hereford. Matric. from Christ Church, Oxford,
July 1, 1706, age 17. School, Charterhouse. B.A. 1712; M.A.
I7i3(stc.). Incorp. M.A. at Cambridge, 1731. Preb. of Sarum,
1720. Archdeacon of Berkshire, 1721. Canon of Durham,
1724. R. of Bletchley, Bucks., 1727-37- Chaplain to
George III. Bishop of Gloucester, 1735-52. Died Aug. 30,
1752. Buried in Gloucester Cathedral. M.I. there. Will
(P.C.C.). (Al. Oxon.; D.N.B.)



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