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BRAND, JAMES. Adm. pens, (age 18) at St John's, May 11,

1716. S. of James (above), gent., of Polstead Hall, Suffolk.

B. at Polstead. School, Westminster. Matric. 1716. Adm. at

Gray's Inn, Feb. 5, 1714-5.
BRAND, JOHN. LLB. (? Cambridge). Exchanges Broughton

Astley, Leics., for Hardwick, Cambs., 1456. (Ely Reg.)
BRAND, JOHN. Matric. pens, from Christ's, July, 1606. Of

Little Birch, Essex. One of these names, s. of Richard, of

Boxford, Suffolk, gent., was adm. at Gray's Inn, May 6, 1608.

But he, according to J. Foster, died in 1642, aged 76.

(Vis. of Essex, 1634.)
BRAND, JOHN. Matric. pens, from Queens', Easter, 1613.

Of Suffolk.
BRAND, JOHN. Matric pens, (age 17) from Pembroke, Easter,

1625. S. of Benjamin, of Edwardstone, Suffolk. B.A. 1628,

as Brandt. Adm. at Gray's Inn, Mar. 6, 1627-8.
BRAND, JOHN. Adm. pens, at Corpus Christi, 1702. Of

Cambridgeshire. B. 1684. Matric Easter, 1703; B.A. 1706-7;

M.A from King's, 1710. Ord. deacon (Ely) Sept. 19, 1708;

priest, Dec. 18, 1709. Chaplain at King's, 1709. Probably

V. of Easton, Norfolk, 1724 ; and R. of St Laurence, Norwich,

1716-48. Perhaps brother of William (1691).



Brandeston, Thomas

BRAND or BROND, JOSEPH. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 15) at St
John's, June 22, 1652. S. of Joseph, Esq., of Edwardstone,
or Wyverstone, Suffolk. B. in London. School, Clapham,
Surrey. Matric. 1652. Knighted, 1679.

BRANDE, MICHAEL Matric. pens, from Christ's, May, 1572.
Of Hormead, Herts. S. of Thomas. Living, 1633. (Peile, 1.
121; Cussans, 11. 136.)

BRAND, PETER Matric. pens, from Peterhouse, e. 1596;
B.A. 1599-1600. V. of Atwick, Yorks., 1606-23. Died 1623.

BRAND, RICHARD. Matric. sizar from King's, Miens. 1576.

BRAND, ROBERT (1502), see CATTON, ROBERT.

BRAND, SAMUEL Adm. pens, at St Catharine's, Apr. 25,
1679. Matric. 1679; B.A. 1682-3; M.A. 1686. Ord. priest
(Norwich) June, 1693. R. of Tattingstone, Suffolk, 1699.

BRAND, SIMON. Matric. Fell.-Com. from Gonville Hall,
Miens. 1546. Perhaps Canon of Walsingham Priory; sur-
rendered, 1539, and pensioned. R. of St Peter, Thetford,
1571. R. of Hilgay, Norfolk, till 1572. Died 1572-3. Will
at Norwich. (Venn, 1. 34.)

BRAND, THOMAS. Matric. pens, from Clare, Lent, 1563-4.
One of these names V. of West Mailing, Kent, 1574-7; of
East Peckham, 1577-92.

BRAND, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Caius, 1593. S. of
Thomas, gent. B. at Gt Hormead, Herts. Schools, Saffron
Walden and Newport. Scholar, 1596-1602; B.A. 1598-9;
M.A. 1602. Of Gt Hormead, gent. Died Dec 16, 1640. Will
(P.C.C.) 1641. (Venn, 1. 157.)

BRAND, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Caius, Jan. 22,
1613-4. S. of Michael (1572), gent., of Gt Hormead, Herts.
Of Hertford. School, Westminster. Matric. 1614; Scholar,
1613-8; B.A. 1617-8; M.A. 1621. Fellow, 1618-26. Incorp.
at Oxford, 1622. Ord. deacon (London) 1625. R. ofLeaden-
Roding, Essex, 1625-54. Archdeacon of Cardigan, 1629-54.
Buried at Leaden-Roding, June 5, 1654. Will (P.C.C.) 1655.
(Venn, 1. 223; Browne Willis, St David's.)

BRAND, THOMAS. Matric pens, from St Catharine's, Easter,
1660; B.A. 1663-4, as Brond. One of these names, s. of
Joseph, of Edwardstone, Suffolk, Esq., adm. at Gray's Inn,
May 13, 1667. Of Flowers Hall, and Guidons, Essex. (Vis.
ofSuff., 1664.)

BRAND, THOMAS. Adm. FelL-Com. at Jesus, June 25, 1692.
S. of Sir Joseph, Knt. Of Suffolk.

BRAND, THOMAS. Adm. Fell.-Com. at Queens', Oct. 9, 1735.
Of Middlesex. Perhaps s. of Thomas, of the Hoo, Herts.
M.P. for Shoreham, 1741-7. If so, died Aug. 23, 1770. But,
more likely, his cousin, s. of Timothy, of Ingatestone, Essex.
B. c. 1719. Adm. at the Inner Temple, 1735. Studied at
Glasgow, 1738-41. F.R.S. 1756. F.S.A. 1757. LL.D. Har-
vard College. Took the name Hollis in 1774, on inheriting a
fortune. Died Sept. 9, 1804. Buried at Ingatestone. (Cussans'
Herts., 11. 137.)

BRAND, WILLIAM. Matric. sizar from Jesus, Easter, 1544.

BRAND or BROND, WILLIAM. Matric. pens, from Corpus
Christi, Miens. 1637. Of Suffolk.

BRAND, WILLIAM. Adm. (age 16) at Pembroke, July 8, 1669.
S. of Thomas, of Stocking Pelham, Herts. Bapt. Dec. 17,
1652. Adm. at the Middle Temple, July, 1674. Died Jan.
11,1676-7. Buried at Gt Hormead, Herts. M.I. (Cussans,
n. I37-)

BRAND, WILLIAM. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, July 28, 1691.
Of Cambridgeshire. Matric 1693; B.A. 1695-6; M.A. 1699.
Chaplain at King's, 1700. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Dec. 24,
1699; priest, Mar. 16, 1700-1. V. of King's B romp ton,
Somerset, 1701. Perhaps brother of John (1702).

BRAND, . B.Can.L. 1464-5. (Gr. Bk. A, 46.)

BRAND, . Adm. pens, at St Catharine's, Michs. 1659.

BRAUND, . Adm. pens, at St Catharine's, July 12, 1663.

BRAND, . Adm. Fell. -Com. at St Catharine's, July 12,

1683.
BRANDESBY, JAMES. B.A. 1521-2; M.A. 1525-6.

BRANDESBY, JOHN. B.A. 1513-4; M.A. 1517; B.D. 1522-3;
D.D. 1532. University preacher, 1523. Preb. of Lincoln,
1529; of Southwell, 1534; of York, 1539. R. of Wittering,
Northants., 1517; of Sproatley, Yorks., 1528-34; of Sutton-
in-Holderness, 1528-40; of Settrington, 1528-49; of Kirkby
Wiske, 1535; of Beeford, 1539-49- Died 1549. Will at York.
(Cooper, 1. 180, 550.)

BRANDISBY, RICHARD. B.A. 1521-2 ("t in the ordo): M.A.
1525-6. Fellow of St John's, 1523. Perhaps brother of
John, above.

BRANDESTON, THOMAS. Matric pens, from Trinity Hall,
Lent, 1618-9. Perhaps s. and h. of Philip, of Chelmondeston,
Suffolk, gent, adm. at the Middle Temple, Feb. 162 1-3.



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Brandford, Samuel

BRANDFORD, SAMUEL. Matric. pens, from Emmanuel,

Easter, 1612.
BRANDISHE, THOMAS. Matric. pens, from Emmanuel, Easter,

1633. Mistake for Brandish ; whom see.
BRANDLEY, PETER Matric. sizar from Clare, Easter, 1623.

BRANDLYNGE, CORNELIUS. Matric. pens, from St John's,
Easter, 1552. 2nd s. of Thomas, of Yorks. Of Newcastle-on-
Tyne. Buried, at St Nicholas, June 25, 1590. (Vis. of Yorks.,
1564; Surtees' Durham, 11. 90.)

BRANDLING, JOHN. B.A. 1538-9; M.A. 1541.

BRANDLIN, JOHN. Adm. pens, (age 18) at Caius, May 21,
1683. S. of Samuel, gent., of Ipswich. B. there. Schools,
Ipswich and Felstead. Adm. at Gray's Inn, June 29, 1683.
According to J. Foster (Gray's Inn Register) he was s. of
Richard, of Yorks., and Newcastle. (Vtnn, 1. 475.)

BRANDLING or BRANDIN, SAMUEL. Adm. pens, at Jesus,
Apr. 18, 1648. Of Suffolk. Matric. 1648; B.A. 1651-2.
Probably s. and h. of John, of Ipswich. Adm. at Gray's Inn,
May 3, 1651 (compare dates of Nathaniel Bacon, of same
College and Inn). Barrister, 1659. Ancient, 1676. (Vis. of
Suff., 1664; Surtees' Durham, 11. 92, 385.)

BRANDON, CHARLES. Matric. Fell. -Com. from St John's,
Easter, 1549. 2nd s. of Charles, Duke of Suffolk. B. c. 1537.
Created K.B. 1547. Died of the sweating sickness. Caught
the infection, and died almost at the same time, July 16, 155 1,
as his brother Henry. (D.N.B.)

BRANDON, EDWARD. Matric. pens, from Pembroke, Michs.
1566.

BRANDON, HENRY (Duke of Suffolk). Adm. with Charles
(above) at St John's, 1549. S. of Charles, Duke of Suffolk,
whom he had succeeded in 1545. B. 1535. K.G. 1547. They
were youths of great promise. Henry obtained a grace for
M.A., but died, of the sweating sickness, before inception,
July 16, 1551. (Cooper, 1. 105; D.N.B.)

BRANDON, JOHN. Adm. sizar at Emmanuel, Apr. 8, 1684.
Of Norfolk. Matric. 1686; B.A. 1687-8. R. of Little Melton,
Norfolk, 1691. R. of Wramplingham, 1691.

BRANDON, ROBERT. Pensioner at King's Hall, probably c.

1359-
BRANDON, THOMAS. Adm. scholar (age 16) at Caius, May 2,

1616. S. of Thomas, gent. Of High Wycombe, Bucks.

School, Windsor. Perhaps a student at Padua. One of these

names, C. of Willington, Beds., 1622; and of Therfield, Herts.,

1624.
BRANDRETH or BRANDETH, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 18) at

Caius, July 3, 1629. S. of Laurence, V. of Leek, Staffs.

B. there. School, private. Matric. 1629.

BRANDRETH, JOHN. Adm. pens, at Peterhouse, June 5,
1 651; afterwards Fell. -Com. Of Warwickshire. School,
Coventry. Probably s. of Richard, of Shenston, Staffs. Age
30 in 1663. (Vis. of Staffs.)

BRANDRETH, JOHN. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, May 31, 1682.
Of Staffordshire. 2nd s. of John, of Shenstone, Staffs., Esq.,
adm. at the Middle Temple, May, 1682. Brother of Michael
(1682). (Staffs. Pedigrees.)

BRANDRETH, JOHN. Adm. pens, (age 18) at St John's, Feb.
22, 1713-4. S of Michael, gent. (1682), of Shenston, Staffs.
B. there. School, Lichfield. Matric. 1713-4. Migrated to
Trinity.Mar. 3, 1714-5. Scholar, 1716; B.A'. 17x8; M.A. 1721.
Fellow, 1720. Ord. deacon (Ely) May 24, 1719; priest, Mar.
13, 1719-20. Preb. of Ossory, 1730-6. Dean of Armagh,
1731-6. Archdeacon of Killaloe, 1732-6. Dean of Emly,
1736-65. Chancellor of Armagh, 1736. Died 1765. (Colton,
Fast. Eccles. Hibern.)

BRANDRETH, LAURENCE. Adm. sizar (age 17) at St John's,

June 3, 1670. S. of Thomas, furrier, of Sutton-in-Ashfield,

Notts. B. there. School, Wirksworth. Matric. 1670; B.A.

1673-4.
BRANDRETH, LAURENCE. Adm. sizar (age 18) at Sidney,

June 27, 1709. S. of Thomas, flute-maker. B. in London.

School, Merchant Taylors'. Matric. 1710; B.A. 1712-3. Ord.

deacon (Ely) Dec. 20, 1713; C. of St Margaret, Lothbury;

priest, Feb. 21, 1713-4. V. of Gt Oakley, Northants., 1714.

Will of one of these names, clerk, of Midds. (P.C.C.) 1769.

BRANDRETH, MICHAEL. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, May 31,
1682. Of Staffordshire. S. and h. of John, of Shenstone, Esq.
Bapt. there, Nov. 6, 1665. Matric. 1683. Adm. at the Middle
Temple, May, 1682. Buried July 39, 1705. Brother of John
(1682), father of John (1713-4). (Staffs. Pedigrees.)

BRANDRETH, RICHARD. Adm. sizar (age 16) at Christ's,
Apr. 6, 1632. S. of Richard. B. at Derby. School, Repton.
Matric 1632; B.A. 1635-6; M.A. 1639. Head Master of
Derby School, 1652-*. 1656. (Peile, 1. 417.)



Branthwaite, Arthur

BRANDRITH, ROBERT. Adm. sizar at Emmanuel, Sept. 10,
1640. Matric. 1641. Of Suffolk. B.A. 1644. Ord. deacon
(Lincoln) June 28, 1646. R. of SwefSing, Suffolk, 1646.

BRANDRETH, THOMAS WIHAN. Adm. Fell. -Com. at Sidney,
June 10, 1734. Matric. 1735; M.B. 1735. S. of Nehemiah,
of Houghton Regis, Beds., Esq. Matric. at Balliol College,
Oxford, Jan. 14, 1729-30, age 17; B.A. (Oxford) 1733.

BRANFOOT, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 18) at St John's, 1725.
S. of Robert, of Yorks. B. at Chapeltown, Leeds. School,
Sherburn. Matric. 1725; B.A. 1728-9; M.A. from King's,
1732. Conduct of King's, 1729. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Apr. 8,
1729; priest, Feb. 22, 1729-30. Minor canon of Durham.
Master of the Grammar School, Durham. R. of Hotham,
Yorks.; V. of Bossall. (Scott-Mayor, m. 388; H. M.
Wood.)

BRANFORTH, RICHARD. Matric. pens, from Trinity, Easter,
1561.

BRANHAM or BRANNAM, HUGH. Matric. sizar from St John's,
Michs. 1567; B.A. 1569-70; M.A. 1573; B.D.1581. University
Preacher, 1582. Ord. deacon (Ely) Apr. 1568, age 21. V. of
Dovercourt and Harwich, Essex, 1574. R. of Little Oakley,
1579. R. of Peldon, e. 1596. Died c. 1615.

BRANHAM, HUGH. B.A. from St John's, 1593-4; M.A. from
Jesus, 1597.

BRANKYNGHAM, ELIAS. Matric. pens, from St John's,
Michs. 1572. Elias Branfingham, of Staple Inn, adm. at
Gray's Inn, 1578.

BRANSBY, CHARLES. Adm. sizar at St Catharine's, Apr. 3,
1732. S. of Henry (next). B. at Alvingham in Lindsey,
Lines., Dec. 3, 1710. School, Charterhouse. Matric. 1732.
R. of Wickham Bishops, Essex, 1745. Died July 3, 1755.
Buried there. M.I. Will, P.C.C. (H. G. Harrison.)

BRANSBY, HENRY. Adm. sizar (age 18) at Magdalene,
June 28, 1693. S. of Robert, farmer. B. at Summercoats,
Lines. School, Louth, Lines. Matric 1695. Ord. deacon
(Lincoln) Mar. 20, 1697-8; priest, D«>c. 24, 1699. V. of
Cockrington St Leonard's, Lines., 1699-1722. R. of Kirkby
Underwood, 1720-2. P.C. of Reston, and C. of Alvingham.

BRANSTON, JOSEPH. Adm. sizar (age 18) at St John's, Apr.
24, 1718. S. of John, farmer, of Lines. B. at Gunnerby, near
Grantham. Schools, Grantham and Oakham. Matric. 1718;
B.A. 1721-2. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Sept. 23, 1722; priest,
Sept. 20, 1724. V. of Thorpe St Peter, Lines., 1724-54.
(Scott-Mayor, in. 317.)

BRANSTON, RICHARD. Adm. sizar (age 20) at St John's,
July 5, 1731. S. of William, mercer, of Lines. B. at Gains-
borough. School, Brigg. Matric. 1731; B.A. 1734-5. Ord.
deacon (Lincoln) June 1, 1735; priest, Sept. 19, 1736. V. of
Legsby, Lines., 1736-81. V. of New Sleaford, 1737-69. V. of
Redbourne, 1738-^81. (Scott-Mayor, in. 438.)

BRANTHAM, ROBERT. Adm. at King's, a scholar from Eton,
1454. Graduated M.A.

BRANTHWAIT, ARTHUR Adm. Fell.-Com. at Emmanuel,
Dec. 6, 1620. 1st s. of Miles, of Hethel, Norfolk, Esq. Bapt.
Oct. 5, 1604. Matric. 1620-1. Of Hethel, Norfolk. Adm. at
Gray's Inn, Feb. 16, 1623-4. Married at Besthorpe, Feb. 20,
1625, Bridget, dau. of Sir Anthony Drury, Knt. Will (P.C.C.)
1642-3. (J. Ch. Smith.)

BRANTHWAYT, ARTHUR. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Caius,
June 28, 1675. S. of William (1653), Esq., of Hethel, Norfolk.
Schools, Swardeston and Seaming. Scholar, 1675-7. Adm.
at Gray's Inn, 1676. Steward of Norwich, 1691-1703. Chief
Justice of the Isle of Ely. Died Sept. 29, 1717. Father of
the next, brother of Thomas (1674), John and William (1683),
Richard (1688) and Berney (1698). (Venn, 1. 454.)

BRANTHWAITE, ARTHUR. Adm. pens, (age 15) at Caius,
Jan. 27, 1702-3. S. of Arthur, of Norwich, above. B. there.
School, Norwich. Matric 1702-3. Adm. at Gray's Inn, Nov.
12, 1703. Barrister, 1710. Of Hethel. Died at Bristol, Oct.
17, 1724- Buried at Hethel, Norfolk. Brother of Thomas
(1711), Miles (1713) and John (1714). (Venn, 1. 510.)

BRANTHWAYT, ARTHUR Matric. from Caius, Easter, 1745.
Not in Caius Admission Register. Perhaps s. of Miles,
Bencher of Gray's Inn. Adm. at Gray's Inn, Nov. 19,
1742.

BRANTHWAYT, ARTHUR. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Caius,
July 2, 1747. S. of John (1714), R. of Kettlestone, Norfolk.
B. there. School, Holt. Matric. 1747; Scholar, 1747-54;
B.A. 1750-1; M.A. 1754. Fellow, I75I-5- Ord. deacon
(Norwich) Mar. 18, 1753, as C. of Kettlestone ; priest (Norwich)
July 7, 1754- R- of Hethel, 1754-92; of Rainham St Margaret
and St Mary, 1766-70 ; of Morston and Stiffkey, 1769-92. Died
Aug. 25, 1792. Brother of Miles (1747). (Venn, 11. 59.)



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Branthwaite, Berney

BRANTHWAIT, BERNEY. Adm pens, (age 16) at Caius,
July 8, 1698. S. of William (1653), Esq., of Hethel, Norfolk.

B. there. Schools, Norwich (private), Norwich and Braden-
ham. Matric. 1699; Scholar, 1698-1703; LL.B. 1704; LL.D.
171a. Fellow, 1704-31. Adm. advocate in the Court of the
Archbishop of Canterbury, 1713. Died Oct. 2, 1730. Brother
of Thomas (1674). (Venn, 1. 501.)

BRATHWAITE, CHRISTOPHER. Matric. sizar from Trinity,
Michs. 161 1. B. at Kendal, Westmorland. B.A. 1614-3;
M.A. 1618. Ord. deacon (London) June 4, 1615, age 23.

C. of Brozted, Essex.

BRATHWAYT, FRANCIS. Adm. pens, (age 16) at St John's,
Oct. 22, 1632. 5th s. of Gawen, Esq., of Ambleside, West-
morland. B. there. School, Sedbergh. Matric. 1632; B.A.
1636-7; M.A. 1640. Fellow, 1637. Adm. at Gray's Inn, Mar.
16,1640-1. Brother of Thomas (1627).

BRATHWAYT, GEORGE. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 16) at St
John's, July 6, 1631. S. of Sir Thomas, Knt., deceased, of
Warcop, Westmorland. B. there. Bapt. Jan. 13, 1613-4-
School, private. Adm. at Gray's Inn, Dec. 7, 1631. Died
Feb. 16, 1641-2. Buried at Warcop.

BRANTHWAITE, JAMES. Matric. sizar from St John's, c.
1594; B.A. 1597-8; M.A. 1602. Ord. deacon (Norwich)
Mar. 25, 1601, age 23; priest, Dec. si, 1601. C. of Wrening-
ham, Norfolk. V. of Earlham, 1598-1606. R. of Snetterton,
1605-32. Buried Feb. 10, 1632-3.

BRAYTHWAITE, JOHN. Of Christ's. B. at Kirkby Malzeard,
Yorks. Ord. deacon (London) Nov. 1568, age 27. One of
these names, R. of Stanwix, Cumberland, 1585-1602.
Another, R. of Ormside, Westmorland, 1582-7. (Peile, 1.
850

BRATHWAITE, JOHN. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs.
1627; B.A. 1631-3; M.A. 1635. Perhaps R. of Lamplugh,
Cumberland, 1635-52. Died 1652.

BRATHWAITE, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 17) at St John's,
Mar. 26, 1660. S. of William, hatter, of Hawkshead, Lanes.
B. there. School, Hawkshead. Matric. 1660; B.A. 1663-4.
Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Sept. 23, 1666; priest (Chester) June 2,
1667. C. of Grasmere, Westmorland, 1667-87-

BRANTHWAITB, JOHN Adm. pens, (age 15) at Caius, Sept.
14, 1683. S. of William (1653), Esq., of Hethel, Norfolk.
B. there. School, Norwich. Matric. 1683-4; Scholar, 1684-91;
B.A. 1687-8; M.A. 1691; M.D. 1700. Fellow, 1691-1714.
Fellow of the College of Physicians, 1703. Gulstonian
lecturer, 1704. Censor, 1705, 1708, 1711. Practised in
London. Died Jan. 27, I7I4-5- Brother of Arthur (1675),
William (1683), Richard (1688) and Berney (1698). (Venn,

I. 474)

BRANTHWAYTE, JOHN. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Caius, Apr. 2,
1714. S. of Arthur (1675), of Norwich. B. there. School,
Norwich. Scholar, 1713-20; B.A. 1717-8. Ord. deacon
(Lincoln, Lift. dim. from Norwich) Mar. 5, 1720-1 ; priest (Nor-
wich) Nov. 30, 1721. R. of Shereford, Norfolk, 1721. R. of
Kettlestone, 1721-66. Died Mar. 2, 1766. Will proved
(Norwich) 1766. Father of Arthur (1747) and Miles (1747)-
(Venn, II. 2.)

BRAITHWAITE, JOHN. Adm. sizar at Jhsus, Nov. 17, 1745.
Of Myton, Yorks. S. of Edward, clerk, deceased. Matric.
1745; Rustat scholar; B.A. 1749-50; M.A. 1753. Fellow,
1754-89. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Sept. 23, 1753; priest, Feb.
33i 1735- Died 1789. (A. Gray.)

BRATHWAITE, MARK. Matric. from St Catharine's, Easter,
1717. Adm. pens, at Jesus, June 19, 1718. S. of Richard, of
York. LL.B. 1723; LL.D. 1728 (Com. Reg.).

BRANTHWAYTE, MILES. Adm. pens, (age 18) at Caius, Oct.
16, 1654. S. of Arthur, Esq. (1620), of Hethel, Norfolk. B.
there. Matric. 1654. Schools, Yelverton and Norwich. Adm.
at Gray's Inn, Aug. 17, 1655. Buried at Hethel, Jan. 10, 1712.
(Venn, 1. 390.)

BRANTHWAYTE, MILES. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Caius, Oct.
30, 1713. S. of Arthur (1675), of Norwich. B. there. School,
Norwich. Matric. 1713- Adm. at Gray's Inn, Nov. 29, 1714.
Barrister, 1719. Bencher, 1743. High Steward to Bishop of
Norwich. Died Nov. 30, 1751. Buried at Hethel. Brother
of Arthur (1702-3), John (1714) and Thomas (1711)- (Venn,
n. 1.)

BRANTHWAYTE, MILES. Adm. pens, (age 18) at Caius,
July 2, 1747. S. of John (1714), R. of Kettlestone, Norfolk.
B. there. School, Holt. Matric. 1747; Scholar, 1747-53;
B.A 1750-1. Adm. at Gray's Inn, Nov. 19, 1742. Of Gun-
thorpe, Esq. Died 1780. Brother of Arthur (1747). (Venn,

II. 39)

BRATHWAYTE, REGINALD. Matric. sizar from St John's,
Easter, 1588; B.A. (? 1391-2); M.A. 1393. Of Lanes. Fel-
low, 1593.



Branthwaite, William

BRANTHWAITE, RICHARD. Adm. Fell. -Com. (age 17) at
Caius, July 1, 1608. S. of Richard, Esq., Serjeant-at-law.
B. in London. School, Eton. Matric 1608. Adm. at Lincoln's
Inn, 1608. Not the author of Drunken Bamaby. Executor
to his uncle, the Master of Caius; when he is described as of
Ringwood, Hants. Benefactor to the College. The father is
doubtless the man notorious for the torture of seminary
priests in the Tower. He died in St Giles' parish, Oxford,
Apr. 29, 1645. Buried there. M.I. (Venn, 1. 198.)

BRANTHWAITE, RICHARD. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Caius,
July 6, 1688. S. of William (1653), of Hethel, Norfolk. B.
there. School, Norwich. Matric. 1688; Scholar, 1688-96;
B.A. 1692-3; M.A. 1698. Ord. priest (Norwich) Mar. 20,
1698. R. of Hethel, 1698-1736. Buried there Dec. 26. m6.
(Venn, 1. 485.)

BRAITHWAITE, ROBERT. Matric. sizar from Christ's, Nov.
1561.

BRATHWAITE, ROBERT. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter,
1582.

BRATHWAIT, ROBERT. Matric. sizar from St John's, Michs.
1598; B.A. 1602-3; M.A. 1606; LicMed. 1613.

BRANTHWAITE, ROBERT. Adm. pens, (age 18) at Caius,
Sept. 15, 1599. S. of Edmund, of Kirby Stephen, Westmor-
land. Scholar, 1599-1602.

BRATHWAITE, ROBERT. Matric. pens, from St John's,
Easter, 1618.

BRAITHWAIT, ROBERT. Adm. sizar at St John's, May 24,
1687. S. of James, husbandman. B. at Hawkshead, Lanes.
School, Sedbergh. Matric. 1687; B.A. 1690-1.

BRATHWAIT, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Caius, May 11,
1612. S. of Robert, of Skelwith, Lanes. School, Norwich.
Matric. 1613; Scholar, 1612-4; B.A. 1615-6; M.A. 1619.
Ord. deacon and priest (Norwich) 1619. Probably R. of
Knight's Enham, Hants., 1650. But see Al. Oxon. for
another.

BRATHWAITE, THOMAS. Matric. pens, from St John's,
Michs. 1627. 1st s. of Gawen, of Ambleside, Westmorland.
Adm. at Gray's Inn, from Staple Inn, Mar. 11, 1630-1.
Barrister, 1639. Ancient, 1654. Recorder ot Kendal, 1648.
Died Nov. 30, 1674. Buried at Grasmere. Founded Scholar-
ships at St John's. Brother of Francis (1632). (Founders
and Benefactors, 57; but see also Al. Oxon.)

BRANTHWAITE, THOMAS. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 16) at Caius,
Oct. 29, 1674. S. of William (1653), Esq., of Hethel, Norfolk.
B. there. Schools, Swardeston, Hethel and Seaming.
Matric. 1674-5. Adm. at Gray's Inn, June 3, 1676. Died
Mar. 6, 1676-7. Brother of Arthur (1675), John and William
(1683), Richard (1688) and Berney (1698). (Venn, 1. 451.)

BRANTHWAYTE, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Caius,
Apr. 24, 171 1. S. of Arthur (1675), of Norwich. B. there.
School, Norwich. Adm. at Gray's Inn, Feb. n, 1709-10.
Scholar, 1711-12. Died at Norwich, Apr. 1, 1714. Brother
of Arthur (1702-3), Miles (1713) and John (1714). (Venn, 1.
335.)

BRATHWAITE, WILLIAM. Matric. sizar from St John's,
Michs. 1559; B.A. 1562-3. One of these names, R. of Grove,
Bucks., 1567; also R. of Beeford, Yorks., 1576-88. R. of
Nunburnholme, 1579-1601. Died 1601.

BRAYTHWET, W. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter, 1569.

BRANTHWAITE, WILLIAM. Adm. at Clare, Oct. 1579. S. of
John. Bapt. at St Peter Mancroft, Norwich, June 13, 1563.
Matric. 1579; B.A. 1582-3; M.A. from Emmanuel, 1586;
B.D. 1593; D.D. 1598. Incorp. M.A. at Oxford, 1594.
Fellow of Emmanuel, 1585-1607. Master of Caius, by royal
mandate, Dec. 9, 1607. Vice-Chancellor, 1618-9. Dieddunng
office, c.Jan. 1618-19. One of the revisers of the Bible. Great
benefactor to Caius College. Will proved (V.C.C.) Mar. 11,
1618-9. (Venn, 1. 196; Al. Oxon.; D.N.B.)

BRANTHWAITE, WILLIAM. Matric. sizar from St John's, c.
1595. B. at Lancaster. B.A. 1598-9; M.A. 1602. Fellow,
1601. Ord. deacon (London) May 33, 1619, age 40. C. of St
Olave, Southwark.

BRANTHWAITE, WILLIAM. Matric. pens, from Christ's,
July, 1607. B. in Westmorland. B.A. 1610-11; M.A. 1614.
Ord. deacon and priest (London) Nov. 1615. Of Gt Wig-
borough, Essex, clerk (not vicar), age 27; licensed to marry
Anne, dau. of Arthur Bright, D.D., Aug. 21, 1617. (P*U*. ••
263; Chester's M. Licences.)

BRANTHWAITE, WILLIAM. Adm. Fell. -Cora, (age 18) at
Caius, June 22, 1633. S. of Arthur (1620), gent., of Hethel,
Norfolk. B. there. School, Caistor. Matric. 1633. Of Hethel,
Esq., adm. at Gray's Inn, Apr. 25, 1654. Died Feb. 38,
1709-10. Father of Arthur (1675). Richard (1688) and the
next. (Venn. 1, 388.)



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BRANTHWAITE, WILLIAM. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Caius,
Sept. 14, 1683. S. of William (above), Esq., of Hethel,
Norfolk. B. there. School, Norwich. Matric. 1683-4;
Scholar, 1684-01; B.A. 1687-8. Adm. at Gray's Inn, Feb.
10, 1686-7. Barrister, 1691. Serjeant-at-law, 1715. Died
Nov. 1, 1729. Buried at Hethel. (Venn, 1. 474.)

BRATHWAIT, . Adm. sizar at Trinity Hall, Oct. 21,

1702. Resided till 1709.

BRANTINGHAM, . Dominican Friar. Fined for non-incep-
tion in Theology, 1454.

BRASBONE, WILLIAM Matric. pens, from Corpus Christi,
Easter, 1578 (adm. as Brabourne).

BRASBRIDGE, WILLIAM Matric. pens, from St John's,
Michs. 1578; B.A. from Trinity, 1582-3, as Bracebridge.

BRASSBRIDGE, . B.A. 1477-8; M.A. 1481-2.

BRASGIRDLE or BRACEGIRDLE, JOHN. Matric. sizar from
Queens', Michs. 1588. B. in Cheshire. B.A. 1591-2; M.A.
1595; B.D. 1602. Ord. priest (Lincoln) May 14, 1598. R. of
St John's-sub-Castro, Lewes, 1598. R. of St Thomas-in-the-
Cliffe, 1599. V. of Rye, 1602. V. of Peasmarsh, 1606. Author,
Psychopharmacon (ms. in Brit. Mus.). Buried at Rye, Feb.
8, 1613-4. (Cooper, n. 430; D.N.B.; W. C. Renshaw.)

BRACEGIRDLE, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter,

1625; B.A. 1629-30; M.A. 1633; B.D. 1641. Fellow, 1632.

Ord. priest (Peterb.) May 30, 1640. V. of Marsworth, Bucks.,

1643.
BRASGIRDLE, WILLIAM Adm. sizar at Queens', July 17,

1599. Of Cheshire.

BRASHAWE, THOMAS (1515), see BRODSHAW.

BRASHAWE, THOMAS. Adm. sizar (age 18) at St John's,
July 7, 1631. S. of Christopher, husbandman, of Giggleswick,
Yorks. B. there. School, Giggleswick.

BRASIER, EDWARD. Adm. scholar (age 16) at Caius, Sept. 12,
1615. S. of John, druggist. Of Stowmarket, Suffolk. School,
Ipswich. Matric. 1616; B.A. 1618-9; M.A. 1622. Ord. priest
(Peterb.) Jan. 31, 1624-5. V. of Bramford, Suffolk, 1625-40.
Died before 1657. (Venn, 1. 230.)

BRASIER, JOHN. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Christ's, Jan. 13,
1684-5. S. of John of Colchester, ironmonger. B. there,



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