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1655. Sheriff of Norfolk, 1662. Died, Oct. 19, 1678, aged
44. Buried at Swardeston. Perhaps brother of Richard
(1654). (Carthew, Hundred of Launditch, 11. 431 ; Burke, L.G.)

BERNEY, JOHN. Adm. pens, (age 18) at Caius, June, 1717.
S. of Sir Richard, Bart., of Kirby, Norfolk (1675). B. there.
School, Norwich. Matric. 1717; Scholar, 17x7-21; B.A.
1720-1; M.A. 1724; D.D. 1741. Fellow, 1721-37. Ord.
deacon (Norwich) Mar. 10, 1722; priest (Ely) June 14, 1724.
R. of Hethersett, Norfolk and St Clements, Norwich, 1736.
R.of Saxlingham, 1740-82. Archdeacon of Norwich, 1744-82.
Died June 13, 1782. Brother of Richard (1706). (Venn, 11. 8.)

BERNEY, RICHARD. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 17) at Caius,
Jan. 25, 1633-9. S. of Sir Richard, Bart., of Reedham,
Norfolk. B. there. Matric. 1639. Adm. at Gray's Inn, 1640.
Inherited his father's estate at Reedham. Sheriff of Norfolk,
1670. Died Jan. 28, 1679. Father of Richard (1668-9).
(Venn, 1. 333.)

BERNEY, RICHARD. Adm. Fell.-Com. at Corpus Christi,
1654. Of Norfolk. Matric Easter, 1656; B.A. 1656-7; M.A.
1671 (Lit. Reg.). Doubtless s. of Thomas, of Swardestone,
Norfolk; adm. at Gray's Inn, June 20, 1655. Brother of
John (1650).

BERNEY, RICHARD. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 18) at Caius, c.
Mar. 1668-9. S. of Richard, of Reedham, Norfolk. B. at
Plaistow, Essex. Schools, Norwich and Lynn. Sheriff of
Norfolk, 1692. Of Park Hall, Reedham, Esq. Died Oct. 18,
1695. First cousin of Richard (1668-9) next. (Venn. 1. 437.)

BERNEY, RICHARD. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Caius, Mar. 6,
1668-9. Only s. of William, Esq., of Elsing, Norfolk. B.
there. Schools, Elsing, Norwich and Seaming. Matric.
1669; Scholar, 1669-73. Adm. at Lincoln's Inn, Feb. 6,
1672-3. Of Swannington, Norfolk, Esq. Died 1675. First
cousin of Richard (1668-9) above. (Venn, 1. 437.)

BERNEY, RICHARD. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 17) at Caius, May
19, 1675. S. of Sir Thomas, Bart., of Norwich (1637). B. in
Colchester. School, Norwich. Matric. 1675- Adm. at Gray's
Inn, 1678. Succeeded as 3rd Bart., 1693. Of Kirby Bedon.
Died May, 1706. Father of Richard, next, John (1717). and
William (1708). Brother of Thomas (1680), William (1684),
and Henry (1689-90). (Venn, 1. 453; G.E.C.)

BERNEY, Sir RICHARD, Bart Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 17) at
Caius, Apr. 27, 1706. S. of Sir Richard, Bart., of Kirby
Bedon, Norfolk, above. B. there. School, Eton. Matric. 1706.
Succeeded as Bart. Died 1710. Brother of William (1708),
and John (1717). (Venn, 1. 514; G.E.C.)

BERNEY, RICHARD. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Caius, c. Oct.
1741. S. of Sir Thomas, Bart., of Kirby Bedon, Norfolk.
B. there. Matric. 1741; Scholar, 1741-9; B.A. 1745-6. M.A.
1749. Ord. deacon (Ely) June 5, 1748; priest, Feb. 19, 1748,
as C of Toft, Cambs. R. of Stokesby, Norfolk, 1749-94; of
Bramerton, 1756-94. P.C. of Dunston, 1761. Died Dec. 23,
1794. Brother of Hanson (1738). (Venn, 11. 51.)

BERNEY, RICHARD. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Caius, July 4,
1744. S. of William, clerk (1729), R. of Newton, Norfolk.
B. at Shottesham. School, Norwich. Scholar, 1744-52;
Matric. 1745 ; B.A. 1748-9; M.A. 1752. Ord. deacon (Norwich)
May 21, 1749; priest (Peterb.) June 2, 1751. R. of Swanton
Abbots, Norfolk, 1755-87- C. of Westwick, x76*-7o; R.
1770-87. R. of Horningtoft, 1776-87- Died June ,3 » '787-
(Venn, 11. 55.)

BERNEY, ROBERT. Matric. pens, from Corpus Christi, Easter,
1555. Of Norfolk.

BERNEY, THOMAS. Adm. Fell.-Com. at Caius, Apr. a8, 1637.
S. of Sir Richard, Bart. B. at Reedham, Norfolk. Adm. at
Gray's Inn, Dec. 23, 1637. Succeeded as and Baronet, 1668.
Died 1693. Father of Henry (1689-90) and Richard (1675).
(Venn, 1. 323; G.E.C.)



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Berney, Thomas

BERNE Y, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Caius, Apr. 8,

1680. S. of Sir Thomas, Bart. (1637). Schools, Norwich and
Lynn. Matric. 1680; Scholar, 1680-1. Adm. at Gray's Inn,

1681. Hanged at Norwich, 1684, for the murder of Captain
Thomas Bedingfield. Brother of Richard (1675) and William
(1684). (Venn, 1. 465; H. M. Wood.)

BERNEY, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Caius, June 6,
1705. S. of John, Esq., of Weasenham, Norfolk. B. at
Mundham. Schools, Norwich and Wisbech. Matric. i7°5;
Scholar, 1705-8. Adm. at the Middle Temple, Feb. 5, 1706-7.
Recorder of Lynn, 1730-45. Died May 4, 1745- (Venn, 1.
5I3-)

BERNEY, THOMAS. Adm. pens, at Clare, Oct. 3, i7i7- B. at
Swardeston, Norfolk. Matric. 1717.

BERNEY, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 20) at Caius, Apr. 25,
1741. S. of Thomas, Esq. (1705), of Lynn. B. there. Of
Snettisham, Norfolk, Esq. Died Mav 9, 1784- (Venn, 11.
48.)

BERNEY, WILLIAM Adm. pens, (age 17) at Caius, c. Nov.
1684. S. of Sir Thomas, Bart. (1637). B. at Colchester.
Schools, Norwich and Lynn. Matric. 1685 ; Scholar, 1685-90;
LL.B. 1690. Fellow, 1691-3. Ord. priest (Norwich) Sept. 24,
1693. V. of Worstead, Norfolk, 1693-1730. R. of Stokesby,
1730; of Herringby, 1730. Died Jan. 22, 1747-8- Brother
of Richard (1675) and Thomas (1680). (Venn, 1. 477.)

BERNEY, WILLIAM Adm. pens, (age 17) at Caius, Nov. 5,
1708. S. of Sir Richard (1675), Bart., of Kirby, Norfolk.
B. there. Schools, Eton and Norwich. Matric. 1708; Scholar,
1708-13; LL.B. 1714. Ord. deacon (Norwich) Feb. 21,
1713-4, as C. of Westwick. Brother of Richard (1706) and
John (1717). Father of William (next). (Venn, 1. 519.)

BERNEY, WILLIAM. Adm. pens, at Caius, June 27, 1729-
S. of William, R. of Westwick, Norfolk. Matric. at Oriel
College, Oxford, Mar. 20, I7i3-4,age 17; B.A. (Oxford) 1718;
M.A. from Caius, 1729. Ord. deacon (Norwich) June 12, 1720;
priest, June 24, 1721. R. of Newton Flotman, Norfolk,
1721-63 ; of Frettenham, 1736. Chaplain to Lord Lovell. Died
Feb. 12, 1763. M.I. at Worstead. (Venn, 11. 30.)

BERNEY, WILLIAM Adm. at Corpus Christi, 1744. Of
Norfolk. Matric. 1745.

BERNHERE, THOMAS. B.A. from St John's, 158 1-2; M.A.
1585. Of Warwickshire. Fellow, 1587.

BERRIDGE, see BERIDGE and BEVERIDGE.

BERRIER, see BERIER.

BERRIFFE, see BERIFFE.

BERRINGTON, JOHN. Adm. sizar at Jesus, June 17, 1641.
Of Leicestershire. (See Barrington, John, 1641.)

BERRON, BENJAMIN. Adm. sizar (age 16) at Pembroke,
May 16, 1662. S. of Thomas, carpenter. B. at Newton,
Lanes. Matric. 1662; B.A. 1665-6; M.A. 1669. V. of
Sowerby Bridge, Yorks., 1670-1703. V. of Sowerby, 1698-
1703.

BERON, RALPH. Matric. sizar from Clare, e. 1591.

BERROW, CAPELL. Adm. sizar at Christ's, June 28, 1700.
S. of John, V. of Watford, Herts. B. there. School, Charter-
house. Scholar, 1700-1; B.A. 1703-4; M.A. 1712. Ord.
deacon (London) Sept. 22, 1706; priest, Sept. 21, 1707. R. of
Northill, Beds., c. 1711-51. Chaplain to William, Earl Cowper.
Died Oct. 28, 175 1, aged 77- Will (P.C.C.). (Peile, 11. 148.)

BERROW, GREY. Adm. sizar (age 15) at Trinity, Apr. 27,
1713. S. of Richard (1678-9), R. of Blunham, Beds. School,
Roxton, Beds. Matric. 1713-4; Scholar, 1716-7; B.A. 1716-7.
Ord. deacon (Lincoln) May 24, 1719. Buried at Blunham,
June 15, 1726.

BERROW, JOHN. Adm. sizar at Christ's, June 9, 1682. S. of
John, R. of Rickmansworth, Herts. B. there. School,
Camberwell. Matric. 1683; B.A. 1685-6; M.A. 1689. Ord.
deacon (Salisbury) Sept. 1689; priest, Sept. 1690. V. of
Inglesham, Wilts., 1704-18. Died 1718. Brother of Richard
(1678-9). (Peile, 11. 89.)

BERROW, RICHARD. Adm. sizar (age 16) at Christ's, Jan. 11,
1678-9. S. of John, R. of Rickmansworth, Herts. B. there.
School, Camberwell, Surrey. Matric. 1679; B.A. 1682-3;
M.A. 1686. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) 1685; priest, Dec. 1687.
R. of Gravenhurst, Beds., 1698. V. of E. Mailing Kent,
1700-5. R. of Blunham, Beds., 1704-25. Buried there
Aug. 20, 1725. Father of Grey (1713), brother of John
(1682) above.

BERROW, THOMAS. Adm. pens, at Queens', June 26, 1690.
Of Herefordshire. Matric. at Balliol College, Oxford, 1674;
B.A. at Hart Hall, 1678; M.A. (Cambridge) 1690. R. of
Corringham, Essex, 1687-1704. R. of St Martin Outwich,
London, 1691-1704. Buried there, Jan. 16, 1703-4. Will
(Consist. C. London). (Al. Oxon.)

BERRY, see also BARRY and BURY.



Berry, Robert

BERRY, DANIEL. Adm. sizar at Emmanuel, Easter, 1620.
S. of Robert, V. of Knowstone, Devon. Matric. 1620; B.A.
1623-4; M.A. 1627. Incorp. at Oxford, 1627. V. of Know-
stone and Molland, Devon, 1626-46 (sequestered). (Walker,
Sufferings.)

BERRY, EDWARD. B.A. from Trinity, 1622.

BERYE, FRANCIS. Matric. sizar from St Catharine's, Michs.
1550.

BERYE, GEORGE. Matric. pens, from Trinity, Easter, 1550.
(See the next.)

BERYE, GEORGE. Matric. sizar from St Catharine's, Michs.
1550. One of these (if really two) was B.A. from Christ's,
1553-4; M.A. 1556. Fellow of Christ's, 1555-63. Received
tonsure (London) Mar. 1554-5; 'of Chester; scholar of
Christ's.'

BERYE, GEORGE. Matric. sizar from Trinity, c. 1593.

BERRY, H. Matric. sizar from St John's, Michs. 1565. Prob-
ably Henry, born at Bury, Lanes., c. 1545, and educated
at Manchester Grammar School. Of Bury, clerk. Preacher
at Manchester, 1580. By his will (Oct. 31, 1634) he endows a
master at Bury, and leaves books to Manchester and Bury.
(Mumford, Hist, of Manchester Gr. School.)

BERRY, HENRY. Adm. sizar (age 20) at Christ's, Mar. 21,
1645-6. S. of Henry. B. at Castle Combe, Wilts. School,
Wotton-under-Edge. Matric. 1646. One of these names V.
of Dulverton, Somerset, ejected, 1662. (Peile, 1. 504.)

BERRY, JAMES. Matric. pens, from Trinity, Easter, 1584.

BERRY, JOHN. A monk. B.Can.L. 1486-7.

BERRY or BURY, JOHN. M.A. 1608 (Incorp. from Oxford). Of
Devon. Matric. (from Corpus Christi, Oxford) Oct. 1596,
age 15; B.A. 1601-2; M.A. 1605. Fellow of Balliol College,
1603. Perhaps V. of Sidbury, Devon, 1609. V. of Heavitree,
1626. Canon of Exeter, 1632. R. of Widworthy. Died Julys,
1667. (Ath. hi. 777; Fasti.; Al. Oxon.)

BERRY, JOHN. M.A. 1619 (Incorp. from Oxford). Matric.
from Exeter College, June 16, 1610, age 21; B.A. 1613;
M.A. 1616. One of these names, R. of Wasing, Berks. Will
(Consist. C. Sarum) 1622. (J. Ch. Smith.)

BERRY JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 17) at Sidney, May 30, 1621.
S. of John, weaver. B. at Tiverton, Devon. School, Blundell's,
Tiverton.

BERRY, JOHN. Matric. pens, from Trinity, Easter, 1624.

BERRY or BURY, JOHN. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Sidney,
Mar. 13, 1634-5. S. of Thomas, yeoman. B. at Abbotsley,
Worcs. School, Private.

BERRY, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 19) at St John's, June 19,
1675. S. of Thomas, husbandman, of Forcett, Richmond,
Yorks. B. there. School, Coniscliffe, Durham. Matric.
1676.

BERRY, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 18) at Sidney, May 28, 1680.
1st s. of John. B. at Barnstaple, Devon. School, Barnstaple.
Matric. 1680; B.A. 1683-4; M.A. 1687. One of these names,
V. of Watton, Norfolk, 1691. R. of Griston, 1694-9. R. of
Threxton, 1698.

BERRY, JOSEPH. Adm. sizar (age 19) at Caius, June 5, 1722.
S. of Joseph (? John), V. of Watton, Norfolk. B. there.
School, Wiggenhall St Mary. Matric. 1722; Scholar, 1722-7;
B.A. 1725-6. Ord. deacon (Norwich) June, 1725, as C. of
Thompson, Norfolk; priest, Sept. 1728. (Venn, 11. 16.)

BERRY, MARTIN. Matric. sizar from Trinity Hall, Easter,
1560; Scholar, 1560; LL.B. 1569. Fellow, 1566-85.

BERRY, MARTIN. Fellow of Trinity Hall, July 7, 1596.
Buried at St Edward's, Cambridge, Dec. 11, 1609. Father of
Thomas (1606) and perhaps of Martin, next. Probably the
same as the last. If so, he must have been re-elected fellow
as a widower.

BERRY, MARTIN. Matric. sizar from Trinity Hall, Easter,
1609; LL.B. 1616.

BERY, MATHEW. Matric. sizar from King's, Easter, 1585.

BERRY or BURY, RICHARD. Adm. pens, (age 15) at St John's,
June 24, 1664. S. of William, deceased, of Ely, Cambs.
B. there. School, Perse, Cambridge. Matric. 1664; B.A.
1667-8; M.A. 1671; LL.D. 1679. Fellow, 1674-1723. Died
Oct. 29, 1723. Buried at Chesterton.

BERYE, ROBERT. Matric. sizar from Queens', Easter, 1565.

BERYE, ROBERT. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Michs. 1581.

BERRY or BYRIE, ROBERT. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, 1585.
Matric. 1585.

BERRY or BURY, ROBERT. Matric. pens, from Christ's,
Apr. 1587; B.A. 1590-1; M.A. 1594. Perhaps R. of Papworth
St Agnes, Cambs., 1599-1638, and R. of Papworth Everard,
1599-1638. Buried there, Aug. 29, 1638.



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Berry, Robert

BERRY or BURIE, ROBERT. Scholar of Trinity, 1596. B. at
Scalford, Leics. B.A. 1596-7; M.A. 1600. Incorp. at Oxford,
1603. Ord. deacon (Rochester); priest (London) Mar. 19,
1608-9, *8* J 8. R. of Merrow, Surrey, 1608-19. Died May,
1619. (Manning.)

BERRY, ROGER. Matric. pens, from Trinity, Michs. 1581.

BERRY, THOMAS. Matric. sizar from Christ's, Michs. 1556;
B.A. 1559-60. One of these names V. of St Peter, Shaftes-
bury, Dorset, 1567-77. (Hutchins.)

BERRY, THOMAS. Matric. sizar from Pembroke, Easter, 1565;
B.A. from Peterhouse, 1569-70. Perhaps R. of Somerby,
Lines., 1573.

BERYE, THOMAS. Matric. sizar from Peterhouse, Easter,
1586.

BERYE, THOMAS. Matric. pens, from St John's, Easter, 1588.

BERY, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Caws, Nov. 12, 1606.
S. of Martin, proctor. Of Cambridge. School, Cambridge.
Matric. 1606; Scholar, 1606-10. (See Venn, 1. 194.)

BERRY, THOMAS. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter, 1626;
B.A. 1629-30; M.A. 1633. One of these names, M.A., V. of
Hanbury, Staffs, in 1638; R. of Norbury, 1638-49. Buried
there May 23, 1649.

BERRY, THOMAS. Matric. sizar from Corpus Christi, Easter,
1627. Of Warwickshire.

BERY or BURY, . A friar. D.D. 1498-9.

BERYE, W. Matric. sizar from Clare, Easter, 1560.

BERY, W. Matric. sizar from Magdalene, Michs. 1567.

BERYE, WILLIAM. Matric. sizar from Peterhouse, Easter,
1569.

BERY, W. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Michs. 1581.

BERREY, WILLIAM. Matric. pens, from Magdalene, Easter,
1639; B.A. 1642-3; M.A. 1646. Fellow.

BERY, . Matric. sizar from Jesus, c. 1597.

BERRY, . Adm. Fell. -Com. at Trinity, 1620.

BERYLL, ALEXANDER. Matric. sizar from Clare, Easter,
i57i.

BERRYMAN, JOHN. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs. 1554;
B.A. 1557-8; M.A. 1563. Fellow, 1562. Ord. deacon (Norwich)
June 4, 1563. Master of Felstead School, 1567-76. R. of
Wixoe, Suffolk, 1566. R. of Shelley, Essex, 1568-74. R. of
Rochford, i572-i6r7. V. of Felstead, 1576. V. of Dagenham,
1579-1617. Died Oct. 1617.

BERRYMAN, RICHARD. Incorp. M.A. 1718, from Balliol
College, Oxford. S. of Roger, of Totnes, Devon, gent.
Matric. (Exeter College, Oxford) Apr. 6, 1709, age 18;
B.A. (Oxford) 1712; M.A. (Balliol College) 1715. (Al. Oxon.)

BERRYMER, STEPHEN. Matric. sizar from St John's, Easter,
r57i. One Steph. 'Berryman' R. of S. Shoebury, Essex,
1573-80. Died 1580. Will (Consist. C. London) 1581.

BERSTOWE or BARSTOWE, JOHN, see BARSTOWE.

BERT, CHARLES. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Michs. 1613.

BERT, JOHN, see BIRD.

BERTHE, CHARLES. Adm. pens, at Clare, May 21, 1719. B.
in London.

BERTIE, CHARLES. Incorp. M.A. 1667 from Oxford. Created
M.A. there, Sept. 8, 1665. S. of Montagu (1622-3), Earl of
Lindsey. Of Uffington, Lines. Adm. at the Middle Temple,
1658. M.P. for Stamford, 1677, 1689, and 1695-1710. Ap-
pointed Treasurer of the Ordnance, 1681. Died Mar. 22,
171c— r, aged 77- Brother of James (1667). (Le Neve, A/on.
v. 206; Al. Oxon.)

BERTIE, JAMES, Baron NORREYS. Adm. (age 14) at
Magdalene, Nov. 7, 1667. Of Rycote, Oxford. S. of
Montagu (1622-3), Earl of Lindsey. B. 1654. Matric. 1667.
Created Earl of Abingdon, 1682. Lord Lieutenant of Oxon.,
1684-7. High Steward of Oxford. Died May 33, 1699.
Brother of Charles (1667). (Jacob's Peerage, hi. Plate liv;
G.E.C.)

BERTIE, MONTAGU. Adm. Fell.-Com. at Sidney, Feb. 1,
1633-3. 1st s. of Robert (1594), Lord Willoughby of Eresby.
B. at Grimsthorpe, Lines., 1608. K.B. 1616. M.P. for Co.
Lincoln, 1634; and for Stamford, 1635. Captain of the King's
guards. Taken prisoner at Edgehill, 1642. Wounded at
Naseby. Succeeded his father as Earl of Lindsey, 1642. Com-
pounded for his estates. Lord Lieutenant of Lines., 1660.
K.G. 1661. Died at Campden House, Kensington, July 25,
1666. Father of Charles (1667) and James (1667). (Collins,
11. 16; D.N.B.; G.E.C.)

BERTIE, PEREGRINE Adm. at Corpus Christi, 1594. 2nd
s. of Peregrine. Lord Willoughby of Eresby. K.B. 1610.
Adm. at the Middle Temple, Feb. 27, 1604-5. M.P. for the
county of Lincoln, 1614. Died 1640. Brother of Robert
(1594). (CoUins, 11. 15.)



Best, Arthur

BERTIE, PEREGRINE. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 15) at Christ's,
Apr. 17, 1704. S. of Peregrine. B. in London. School,
Charterhouse. Adm. at the Middle Temple, Feb. 6, 1705.
Died Dec. 9, 1743. {Peile, 11. 159.)

BERTIE, RICHARD. M.A. 1564 (on Queen's visit). S. of
Thomas, of Bersted, Kent. B. 1517. B.A. (Oxford) 1537.
M.P. for Lincolnshire, 1562. In attendance on the Queen at
her visit to Cambridge in 1564. Married Catharine, duchess-
dowager of Suffolk, baroness of Willoughby of Eresby.
Grandfather of Peregrine (1594). Died Apr. 9, 1582. (Cooper,
1. 453; D.N.B.)

BERTIE, ROBERT. Adm. at Corpus Christi, 1594. 1st s. of
Peregrine, Lord Willoughby of Eresby. B. Dec. 17, 1582.
M.A. 1635-6 (Lit. Reg.). Accompanied the Earl of Essex
to Cadiz, 1596. Succeeded as Lord Willoughby, of Eresby,
1601. K.B. 1604-5. Created Earl of Lindsey, 1626. Lord
Lieutenant of Lincolnshire, 1629. K.G. 1630. Lord High
Constable, 1631, 1634. Col. of the Foot Guards, 1643.
General of the King's forces. Died in Warwick Castle, Oct. 23,
1642, of wounds at Edgehill. Buried at Edenham, Lines.
M.I. Father of the next, Montagu (1622-3) an d Roger;
brother of Peregrine (1594). (Collins, 11. 12; D.N.B.; G.E.C.)

BERTIE, ROBERT. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 19) at Sidney,
Aug. 10, 1635. 5th s. of Robert, above. B. at Grimsthorpe,
Lines. M.A. 1640. Fellow (ejected, 1644). Secretary to the
Commissioners of Customs, 1660. Died 1704. Buried at
Barking, Essex. (Collins, 11. 15.)

BERTIE, ROBERT. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 15) at Sidney,
Mar. 31, 1649. S. of Sir Roger, Knt., deceased (sic), below, and
grandson of Earl of Lindsey. B. at St Martin's-the-Great,
London. School, Amersham. Matric. 1649; M.A. 1653 (fil.
nob.). Adm. at the Middle Temple, Feb. 9, 1652-3; s. and h.
of Roger, of Wenlock, Salop. Died Aug. 1698. (Collins, 11. 14.)

BERTIE, ROGER. Adm. Fell.-Com. at Sidney, 1622-3. 2nd s.
of Robert (1594), Lord Willoughby of Eresby. K.B. at corona-
tion of Charles I. Died Oct. 15, 1654. Father of Robert (1649)
above, and brother of Montagu. (Collins, 11. 14; G.E.C.)

BERTIE, STEPHEN. Adm. at Corpus Christi, 1595. From
Hampshire.

BERTLES, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 17) at Trinity, Apr. 34,
1714. S. of Edward, of Knutsford, Cheshire. School, North-
wich, Cheshire.

BERTRAND, ZACHARY. Matric. sizar from Queens', Lent,
1619-30. Of Guernsey.

BERWE, RICHARD. Scholar at King's Hall, 1363. Left
Feb. 36, 1377-8.

BEREWYK, RICHARD DE. 'King's scholar' at Cambridge,
1319-1327.

BERWICK or BARWICK, WILLIAM. B.A. 1485-6; M.A. 1489-
90; D.D. 1500. Fellow of Queens', 1488-1504. Ord. acolyte
(Lincoln) 1490; deacon, Mar. 19, 1490-1. R. of St Andrew's,
Canterbury.

BERWYK, . Scholar at King's Hall, 1459-60.

BERYDERYKE, BENJAMIN. Mus.Bac. 1519-30.

BESAND(?), . B.A. X483-3.

BESBROWNE, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Michs. 1561.
Ord. deacon (Ely) Mar. 33, 1566-7; priest (Lincoln) Mar. 35,
1567: 'bred in the schools.' V. of Weston, Herts.

BESBY, JOHN. M.A. from Sidney, 1719. S. of Daniel, of
Tiverton, Devon. Matric. (Balliol College, Oxford) June 33,
1693, age 17; B.A. (Oxford) 1696. R. of Eggesford, Devon,
1700. R. of Chawleigh, 1703. (Al. Oxon.)

BESOMBE, ROBERT. Adm. sizar at Queens', Nov. 7, 1724.

Of London. Matric. 1724. Migrated to Trinity, July 3, 1725.

Ord. deacon (Lincoln) June 1, 1729.
BESOUTH, JONAS. Adm. pens, (age 19) at Peterhouse,

Sept. 18, 1717. B. at Langley, Bucks. School, Eton (Colleger).

Scholar, 1717; Matric. 17x8-9.
BESOUTH or BEESINTHER, RICHARD. Adm. sizar at Peter-
house, Apr. 10, 1631. Of Hertfordshire. Matric. 1631; B.A.

from Sidney, 1635.
BESOUTH, ZEPHANIAH. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, May 28,

1598. B. at Hemel Hempstead, Herts. Matric. 1598; Scholar;

B.A. 1601-a; M.A. 1605. Ord. priest (London) Dec. ao,

1606, age 34. C. of St Peter, St Albans. V. of St Michael's,

1607-16. Died 1616.

BESPITCH, see also BISPITCH.

BESPITCH, LEONARD. Matric. sizar from Jesus, c. 1593.

BEST or BEAST. ARTHUR. Matric. pens, from Pembroke,
Michs. 1598; B.A. 1601-3; M.A. 1603.



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Best, Charles -

BEST, CHARLES. Adm. pens, (age 15) at St John's, May 17,
1672. Of Dalton Hall, Pocklington. S. of John (1637), of
Emswell, Yorks., deceased. B. there, May 7, 1656. School,
Pocklington. Matric. 1672. Adm. at Gray's Inn, Mar. 9,
1671-2. J. P. Yorks. Died Aug. 2, 1719. M.I. at Driffield.
(J. Foster, Gray's Inn; M. H. Peacock.)

BEST, CHRISTOPHER. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter,
1575; B.A. 1578-9; M.A. 1583. Ord. priest (Norwich) May
27, 1580. V. of Wickhambrook, Suffolk, 1582. One of these
names V. of Burneston, Yorks., 1607-22.

BEST, CHRISTOPHER. Adm. sizar (age 16) at St John's,
Jan. 21, 1635-6. S. of Anthony, druggist, of Hull. B. there.
School, Hull. Matric. 1636; B.A. 1639-40.

BEST, CUTHBERT. Matric. pens, from Christ's, 1595-6. Of
Appleton Wiske, Yorks. S. of William, barrister, of Gray's
Inn. Adm. at Barnard's Inn, July 3, 1596. Died c. 1650.
(Peile, 1. 218.)

BEST, EDWARD. B.A. from Peterhouse, 1604-5; M.A. 1608.
B. 1580. Incorp. at Oxford, 1608. R. of Elmley Lovett,
Worcs., 1620. Died Jan. 26, 1662, aged 82. Buried in Elmley
Lovett Church. (Misc. Gen. et Her., rv. 234.)

BEST, FRANCIS. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Sidney, Feb. 26,
1744-5- S. of Francis, Esq., of Beverley, Yorks. School,
Beverley. Matric. 1745; B.A. 1748-9; M.A. from Peterhouse,
1752. Fellow of Peterhouse, 1750-3. Perhaps V. of
Driffield, Yorks., 1755-71. R. of S. Dalton, Yorks., till
1802. Died 1804. (Burke, L.G.)

BEST, GEORGE. Matric. pens, from Jesus, Michs. 1562;
B.A. 1565-6; M.A. 1569; B.D. 1580. Fellow, 1566-97. Ord.
deacon (Ely) Apr. 1568; priest, Dec. 21, 1569, age 23.
V. of All Saints', Cambridge, 1572-84. R. of St Dunstan-in-
the-East, 1596-7. R. of Midley, Kent, 1597-1609. Chaplain
to Abp. Whitgift. Died Nov. 1609. (Cooper, 11. 524 ; A. Gray.)

BEST, GEORGE Matric. pens, from Jesus, Michs. 1589; B.A.

1592-3-
BEST, HENRY. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, July 1, 1642. Of

Surrey. Matric. 1642; B.A. 1646. Perhaps s. and h. of

Aaron, of Croydon, gent. ; adm. at the Middle Temple, Dec.

2, 1647.
BEST, HENRY. Adm. Fell. -Com. at Christ's, Apr. 29, 1652.

Of Middleton Whernho, Yorks., Esq. S. of George, Esq.

Adm. at Gray's Inn, June 9, 1654. Barrister, 1661. Died

Jan. 1673-4. (J- Foster, Gray's Inn; PeiU, 1. 547.)
BEST, HENRY. Adm. sizar (age 18) at Magdalene, Mar. 26,

1717. S. of Henry. B. at Caistor, Lines. School, Brigg.

Matric. 1717; B.A. 1720-1. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Dec. 23,

1722; priest, Mar. 6, 1725-6. Preb. of Lincoln, 1754. Died

1755- (Lines. Pedigrees, 1151.)
BEST, HENRY. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Magdalene, July 25,

1747. S. of Henry, clerk. B. at Lincoln. School, Lincoln.

Matric. Michs. 1748; B.A. 1752, 1st in the ordo; M.A. 1755;

D.D. 1767. Fellow 1752. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Sept. 22,

1754; priest, Sept. 21, 1755. V. of Eldington, 1755. Preb.

of Lincoln, 1762-82. R. of Mavis Enderby, 1769. Died June

23, 1782. Buried in the Cathedral. (Lines. Pedigrees, 1151.)

BEST, JAMES. A friar. B.D. 1501-2.

BEST, JAMES. Matric. pens, from St John's, Easter, 1616;
B.A. from St Catharine's, 1619-20; M.A. 1623. V. of
Huntington, Yorks., 1634-5. Died 1635.

BEST, JOHN. Matric. sizar from St John's, Michs. 1582; B.A.
1586-7; M.A. 1590.

BESTE, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Clare, Easter, 1607; B.A.
1610-1; M.A. 1614.

BEST, JOHN. Adm. pens, (age 18) at Christ's, July 1, 1637.
S. of Henry. B. at Emswell, Driffield, E. Riding, Yorks.
Bapt. Feb. 24, 1620-1. Schools, 'Natherton' (? Nafferton),
Beverley and York. Matric. 1637. Married Sarah, dau. of
Gilbert Lambert, of Hutton Cranswick, Yorks. A quaker.
Buried Jan. 6, 1668-9. Father of Charles (1672). (M. H.
Peacock.)

BEST, JOHN. Adm. pens, (age 19) at St John's, June 30, 1699.
S. of Charles, gent. B. at Emswell, Yorks. School, Pockling-
ton. Matric. 1699. Died in College. Buried at All Saints',
Cambridge, Aug. 16, 1700.

BEST, JOHN. Adm. sizar at Clare, Mar. 20, 1724-5. B. at
Old Swinford, Worcs. Matric. 1725.

BEST, JOSEPH. Matric. pens, from Trinity, Michs. 1568; B.A.
1572-3-

BEST, JOSIAS. Adm. at Pembroke, 1658.

BEST, MAJOR. Adm. pens, (age 16) at St John's, June 28, 1718.
S. of John, surgical instrument maker. B. in London.
School, London. Matric. 1718; B.A. 1721-2; M.A. 1725.
R. of Wolverdington, Warws., 1734-54. Master of St Olave's
School, Southwark, in 1743. (Scott-Mayor, hi. 321.)



Betham, Edward

BEST, PAUL. Matric. pens, from Jesus, Michs. 1606. S. of
James, of Hutton Cranswick, Yorks. B.A. 1609-10; M.A.
1613. Fellow of St Catharine's, 1617. Travelled on the con-



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