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BRIDELL, JOHN. Adm. pens, at Jesus, June 14, 1636. Of

Dorset.
BRYDALL, PHILIP. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Trinity, Mar. 20,

1677-8. Of London. S. of Walter. School, Westminster.

Matric. 1678. Adm. at the Middle Temple, Jan. 1681-2.

BRIDEOAKE, JABEZ. Adm. sizar at St John's, Sept. 27, 1653.
S. of Richard, deceased, of Manchester. B. there. School,
Manchester. Matric. 1653; B.A. 1657-8. Brother of the next.

BRIDEOAKE, JONATHAN. Adm. sizar (age 16) at St John's,
Sept. 24, 1651. S. of Richard, of Manchester. B. at Cheet-
ham Hill, Lanes. School, Manchester. Matric. 1651; B.A.
1655-6; M.A. 1659; B.D. 1667. Fellow, 1656. Probably R.
of Ilketshall St John, Suffolk, 1664-74. R. of Mobberley,
Cheshire, 1674-84. R. of Sephton, 1678-84. Died at
Mobberley. Buried at the Collegiate Church, Manchester,
Apr. 9, 1684. Brother of Ralph, Bishop of Chichester, and
Jabez (above). (Scott-Mayor, 1, xxvi.)

BRIDEOAKE, RICHARD. Incorp. B.A. 1681, from Trinity
College, Oxford. S. of Ralph, Bishop of Chichester. Matric.
(Oxford) Nov. 4, 1678, age 16; B.A. 1680-1; M.A. 1682.
Adm. at the Inner Temple, 1678. (4/. Oxon; see D.N.B.,
for the father.)

BRIDGE or BRIDGES, ANDREW. B.A. from Christ's, i 590-1 ;
M.A. 1594. One of these names, P.C of Teddington,
Middlesex, 1592-1615. Another, 'B.A.,' R. of Nursted,
Kent, 1605-31. Buried at Darenth. Will (P.CC) 1631.

BRIDGE, ANTHONY. Matric. sizar from St John's, Michs. 1627.

BRIDGE, CHRISTOPHER. Adm. sizar (age 17) at St John's,
June 4, 1689. S. of Robert, clerk. B. at Tillingham, Essex.
School, Chester. Matric. 1689; B.A. 1692-3.

BRIDGE, FRANCIS. Matric. sizar from St Catharine's, Michs.
1633; B.A. 1636-7; M.A. 1640. S. of John, of Hatfield
Broad Oak, Essex, tailor. Perhaps V. of Gt Canfield, Essex,
during the Interregnum.

BRIDGE, FRANCIS. Adm. pens, at Trinity, Apr. 3, 1655.
Of Essex. S. of the above. Matric. 1656; Scholar, 1657;
B.A. 1658-9; M.A 1662; D.D. 1682. Fellow, 1661. V. of St
Michael's, Cambridge, 1673. R. of St Mildred, Bread St,
1684-8. Died 1688. Admon. (P.CC.) 1689.

BRIDGE, HUGH. Scholar of Trinity, 1565.

BRIDGE, HUGH. Adm. sizar (age 17) at St John's, Apr. 5,
1656. S. of Thomas, clerk, of Malpas, Cheshire. B. there.
School, Chester. Probably the same as the next.

BRIDGE, HUGH. Adm. sizar at Trinity, May 21, 1656. Matric.
1656; B.A. 1659-60; M.A. 1664.

BRIDGE, JOHN. B.A. from Peterhouse, 1600-1; M.A. 1604.
Will of one of these names 'of Portslade, Sussex, clerk,'
(Lewes) 1636.

BRIDGE, JOHN. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Caius, June 24, 1653.
S. of Ralph. B. at Stoke-by-Clare, Suffolk. School, Gt
Wratting. Matric. 1654; Scholar, 1654-61; B.A. 1657-8;
M.A. 1661. Ord. deacon and priest (Norwich) Oct. 18, 1662.
V. of Battisford, Suffolk, 1663-1710. Admon. (Norwich C.C.)
171X. (Venn, 1. 389.)

BRIDGE, JOHN. Adm. sizar at Queens', 1653. Of Cambridge-
shire. Matric. Easter, 1655; B.A. 1656-7; M.A. 1660.
Perhaps V. of Wood Ditton, Cambs., 1661.

BRIDGE, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 15) at Trinity, May 26, 1703.
S. of John, of Barking, Suffolk. School, Bury, Suffolk.
Matric. 1704; Scholar, 1706; B.A. 1706-7; M.A. 1710. Ord.
deacon (Norwich) Dec. 24, 1710; priest, Dec. 23, 1711. R. of
Palgrave, Suffolk, 171 1-55. Perhaps R. of Tbornham Magna,
1712-34. R. of Thelnetham, 1734-55. Died 1755.

BRIDGE, JOHN LITTELL. Adm. Fell. -Com. at Queens', Jan.
10,1738-9. Of Shudy Camps, Cambs. Matric. 1739. S. and
h. of Robert, Esq. Adm. at the Inner Temple, 1741.
(Lyson's Cambs., 158.)



Bridges, Brooke

BRIDGE, OWEN. Adm. (age 24) at Christ's, June 12, 1627-
S. of Henry. B. at Burton Latimer, Northants. School,
Burton Latimer. Matric. pens. 1627. He came as servant
or sizar to Justinian Isham. (Peile, 1. 385.)

BRIDGE, REUBEN. Matric. sizar from Queens', Easter, 1622.
Of Cambridgeshire. B.A. 1625-6; M.A. 1629. Ord. deacon
and priest (Peterb.) June 9, 1630. R. of Nowton, Suffolk,
1647. Of Cheveley, Cambs., clerk; licensed to marry Mary
Fane, at St Dunstan-in-the-West, June 17, 1635.

BRIDGE, ROBERT. Adm. pens, (age 19) at St John's, July 10,
1656. S. of Thomas (1617), clerk. B. at Malpas, Cheshire.
School, Chester.

BRIDGE, SAMUEL. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, Apr. 18, 1626.
Matric. 1627; B.A. 1629-30; M.A. 1633. V. of Gt Burstead,
Essex, 1641-61. Buried there Oct. 18, 1661, aged 53.
' Minister nigh 20 years.' Will, P.CC. (J. Ch. Smith.)

BRIDGE, SAMUEL. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Jesus, Apr. 27,

1659. S. of William, clerk (1619). B. at Yarmouth, Norfolk.
School, Charterhouse. Matric. 1659. Migrated to Pembroke,

1660. Matric. thence, Easter, 1661; B.A. 1663-4; M.A. 1667.
Ord. deacon and priest (Lincoln) Oct. 8, 1667. Perhaps
R. of Layer Mamey, Essex, 1669-95, and V. of Wivenhoe,
1075-95- Died 1695.

BRIDGE, SAMUEL. B.A. from Jesus, 1671. Ord. deacon (Ely)
Dec. 23, 1671; priest, Mar. 3, 1671-2. Perhaps R. of
Alresford, Essex, 1672-1711. Died 1711.

BRIDGE or BRYGG, THOMAS. Scholar and fellow of King's
Hall, 1524-37.

BRIDGE, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Caius, Jan. 10,
1567-8. S. of Thomas, of Hunstanton, Norfolk. School,
Walden. Matric. sizar, 1568; Scholar in 1572.

BRIDGE, THOMAS. Matric. Fell. -Com. from St Catharine's,
Lent, 1584-5-

BRIDGE, THOMAS. Matric. sizar from Christ's, July, 1617;
B.A. 1 620-1 ; M.A. 1624. One of these names, R. of the upper
mediety of Malpas, Cheshire, 1625-80. V. of St John's,
Chester, 1665-74. Died 1682, aged 82. Benefactor to Chester.
Father of Hugh (1656) and Robert (1656). (Peile, 1. 319.)

BRIDGE, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Pembroke, May 6,
1665. S. of Thomas. B. at Canterbury. Matric. 1665; B.A.
1668-9; M.A. 1672. Ord. priest (Norwich) Sept. 1672. C. of
Soham, Cambs.

BRIDGE, WILLIAM. Adm. sizar at Emmanuel, June 7,
1619. Matric. 1619; B.A. 1622-3; M.A. 1626. Fellow.
Probably ord. priest (St David's) 1627. V. of St George
Tombland, Norwich, 1631. Lecturer at Colchester, 1631.
R. of St Peter Hungate, Norwich, 1636-8, excommunicated.
Pastor at Rotterdam for some years. Returned to England
in 1642. One of the Assembly of Divines. Minister at
Yarmouth till ejected, 1662. Retired to Clapham, Surrey,
where he died, Mar. 12, 1670, aged 70. Father of Samuel
(1659). (D.N.B.; Calamy, 11. 208.)

BRIDGE or BRIGGS, WILLIAM. Adm. sizar (age 20) at St
John's, Apr. 24, 1649. S. of Henry, husbandman, of Sawley,
East Riding, Yorks. B. there. School, Burnsall. Matric.
1649; B.A. 1652-3; M.A. 1659.

BRIDGE, WILLIAM. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, May 24, 1725.
Matric. 1725.

BRIDGEN, JOHN. Incorp. M.A. 1717, from Balliol College,
Oxford. Matric. there, Nov. 27, 1707, age 18. S. of William,
of Bridgnorth, Salop, gent. B.A. 1711; M.A. 1714. Professor
of Divinity, Gresham College, 1728. Died Nov. 30, 1759.
Will (P.CC) 1760. (Al. Oxon.)

BRIDGER, BRIAN. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs. 1588.

BRIDGAR, JOHN. Adm. pens, (age 17) at St John's, Oct. 19,
1714. S. of John, deceased. B. at Rotherhithe, Surrey.
School, Edmonton. Matric. 1714.

BRIDGER, NICHOLAS. Adm. at King's, a scholar from Eton,
1646. S. of George. B. at Godalming, Surrey. Bapt. there,
July 17, 1627. Matric. Easter, 1646; B.A. 1649-50; M.A.
1653. Fellow, 1649, till his death. Buried at Godalming,
Mar. 15, 1656-7.

BRIDGER, WALTER. Adm. Fell. -Com. at Trinity, May 17,
1680. Matric. 1680.

BRIDGES, BROOKE. Adm. pens, at Trinity, Apr. 30, 1647.
S. of John, of Hackney, barrister, Gray's Inn. B. at Alcester,
Warws., Dec. 30, 1630. Migrated to Oxford. B.A. 1649-50;
M.A. 1652. Fellow of New College, 1650. Adm. at the
Middle Temple, Nov. 1662. Commissioner of forfeited estates
in Ireland. Died at Holland House, Kensington, Apr. 28, 1702.
M.I. at Waddinghoe. (Al. Oxon.; Le Neve, Mon., m. 41.)



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BRIDGES, BROOK. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Sidney, June 22,
1742. Only s. of Nathaniel, R. of Waddinghoe, Northants.
B. there. School, Oakham. Matric. 1743; B.A. 1745-6;
M.A. 1749. Ord. priest (Peterb.) Feb. 24, 1747-8- R- of
Orlingbury, Northants., 1749-83. R. of Waddinghoe, 1749-
83. R. of Danbury, Essex. R. of Woodham Ferrers. Perhaps
R. of Birdbrook, Essex, 1800. Buried there, 1801.
BRIDGES, EDWARD. Adm. at Corpus Christi, 1728. Of
Kent. Matric 1728; B.A. 1731-*; M.A. 1735- Fellow, 1735-
8. Perhaps of Wootton Court, Kent. Died Nov. 19, 1780.
(G. Mag.)
BRIDGES, FRANCIS. Matric pens, from Clare, c. 1596.

Perhaps adm. at Emmanuel, Aug. 1597-
BRIDGES or BRUGES, FRANCIS. Adm. pens, (age 18) at
Trinity, June MX, 1694. S. of the Hon. James, Baron
Chandos, of Sudeley. B. at Hereford. School, Westminster.
Scholar, 1695; Matric. 1697; B.A. 1697-8, as 'Bruges.'
Receiver-general of the duties on salt, 1702. Died Sept. 22,
17x4. Buried at Little Stanmore, Middlesex. {Al.Westmon.,
228.)
BRIDGES, BRYGGE or BRUGGE, FULK. B.Can.L. 1506-7.
BRIDGES, HASELFOOTE. Matric. pens, from St Catharine's,
Easter, 1646; B.A. 1647-8; M.A. 1651. Minister at St
Alban's, Wood St, London, 1657; ejected, 1662. Afterwards
lived at Enfield, Middlesex. (Calamy, 1. 1.)
BRYDGES, Lord HENRY. Adm. Fell. -Com. (age 16) at St
John's, Feb. 1, 1723-4. S. of James, Duke of Chandos.
B. at Kensington. Bapt. Feb. 1, 1708. School, Westminster.
M.P. for Hereford, 1727-34; for Steyning, 1734-41; for
Bishop's Castle, 1741-4. K.B. 1732. Succeeded as 2nd Duke,
1744. Died at Biddesden, Hants., Nov. 28, 1771. (Burke,
Ext. Bart.; G.E.C.)
BRIDGES, JOHN. Matric. pens, from Peterhouse, Michs. 1554.
Of London. B.A. from Pembroke, 1556-7, 1st in the ordo;
M.A. 1560; B.D. 1564; D.D. 1575. Fellow of Pembroke,
1556-7. Incorp. at Oxford, 1605. Ord. deacon (Ely) Nov. 24,
1560. R. of Paglesham, Essex, 1562. V. of Heme, Kent,
1562-90. Canon of Winchester, 1565. V. of Bishop's
Waltham, Hants, 1566. R. of Brightwell, Berks., 1566; of
Cheriton, Hants., 1572. Dean of Salisbury, 1577. R- of
Harbledown, Kent, 1579-89; and of Snave, 1590. V. of
Broughton, Hants., 1598. Bishop of Oxford, 1604. Married,
at Mitcham, Surrey, Oct. 30, 1592, Jane Davey. Died Mar.
25, 1618. (Al. Oxon.; D.N. B.)
BRIDGES, JOHN. Matric. pens, from Corpus Christi, c. 1595.
Of Norfolk. B.A. 1598-9; M.A. 1602. Probably ord. deacon
(Rochester) July 25; priest, Aug. 25, 1604. V. of Portslade,
Sussex, 1607. Will, at Lewes, 1636. (W. C. Renshaw.)
BRIDGES, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 17) at Christ's, Dec 5, 1629.
S. of Richard. B. at Lubbesthorpe, Leics. School, York.
Matric. 1629. One of these names minister at Sheffield,
1646-56. Will (P.C.C.) 1658. (PeiU, 1. 403.)
BRIDGES, JOHN. Adm. sizar (age 16) at St John's, June 26,
1662. S. of William, deceased, of Barwick-in-Elmet, Yorks.
B. there. School, Sherburn. Matric. 1663; B.A. 1665-6;
M.A. 1670. One of these names, R. of Gotham, Notts.
Died 1710. (THoroton, 1. 43.)
BRIDGES, JOHN. Adm. at Corpus Christi, 1728. Of Kent.
BRYDGES, JOHN. M.A. from Trinity, 1744. S. of William, of
Colwall, Herefordshire, gent. Matric. (Balliol College,
Oxford) June 3, 173 1, age 18; B.A. (Oxford) 1734-5- (•**'•
Oxon.)
BRIDGES. JOSEPH. Adm. sizar (age 18) at St John's, Mar. 15,
X733-4. S. of T., collector of taxes, of Yorks. B. in Hull.
School, Hull. Matric. 1735; B.A. 1737-8; M.A. 1741- Ord.
deacon (Lincoln) Sept. 23, 1739; priest, 1741. V. of Ferry
Fryston, 1768-84. V. of St Martin's, Coney St, York, 1768-
64. Died Dec 21, 1784. (Scott-Mayor, in. 450; G. Mag.)
BRIDGES, MARSHAL Adm. sizar (age 18) at Pembroke,
June 13, 1749. S. of James, of Goring, Oxon., schoolmaster.
Matric. 1749. 'Grecian' from Christ's Hospital. Ord. deacon
(Norwich) July, 1755.
BRIDGES, MICHAEL Adm. at Jesus, June 12, 1692. Matric.
1693. Migrated to St John's, Oct. 14, 1693, age 16. S. of
William (1654), clerk. B. at Castleford, Yorks. School,
Pontefract. B.A. 1695-6; M.A. 1699. V. of Crambe, Yorks.,
171 1-58. Licensed, 1712, to marry Frances Fisher, of Hickling.
Buried Dec 4, 1758. Brother of William (1690), father of
the next. (A. Gray.)
BRIDGES, MICHAEL Adm. sizar (age 19) at St John's, June
23,1737- S. of Michael, above, clerk, of Yorks. B. at Crambe.
School, Leeds. Matric. 1737; B.A. 1740-1; M.A. 1775. Ord.
deacon (Norwich) June 13, 1742; priest, Sept. 23, 1744-
R. of Pudding Norton .Norfolk, 1744-1807. V. of Gt Walsing-
ham, 1756-1807. R. of Titchwell, 1766-74. R. of Berwick
St Leonard, Wilts., 1774-1807. V. of Houghton -in-the-Hole,
Norfolk, 1782-1807. Died 1807. (Scott-Mayor.)



Bridgeman, George

BRIDGES, RALPH. Incorp. D.D. 1727. S. of John, of Barton
Seagrave, Northants., gent. Matric. from Trinity College,
Oxford, Oct. 10, 1695, age 16; B.A. (Oxford) 1698-9; M.A.
1702; D.D. 1724. V. of Ashwell, Herts., X709-13. V. of S.
Weald, Essex, r7i3~58. Chaplain to Bishop of London.
Will (P.C.C.) 1759- {Al. Oxon.)
BRIDGES, RICHARD (1581), see BRIGGS.
BRIDGES, RICHARD. M.A. 1635 (Incorp. from Oxford). S. of
Robert, of Woodchester, Gloucs. Matric. (from Hart Hall,
Oxford) Dec. 2, i63i,agei9; B.A. 163x1 M.A. 1634. Perhaps
R. of Ditteridge, Wilts., 1636. (Al. Oxon.)
BRIDGES, ROBERT. Adm. pens, (age 17) at St John's, July 3,
1635. S. of Richard, M.A., of York. B. at Blaby, Leics.
School, Pocklington. Matric. 1636; B.A. 1638-9. Ord. deacon
(Peterb.) June 9, 1639. Perhaps V. of Gt Wymondley, Herts.,
1646. R. of S. Croxton, Leics., 1648. Died 1662. Brother of
Walter (1632). (W. A. Shaw, i. 353; Nichols, in. 237.)
BRIDGES, THOMAS. Of God's House (afterwards Christ's
College). B.A. 1503; M.A. 1507-8. Perhaps R. of Roding
Beauchamp, Essex. Died 1524.
BRIDGES, THOMAS. Dominican friar. B.D. 1524-5.
BRIDGES, THOMAS. Matric. pens, from Christ's, Michs. 1562;

Scholar in 1564.
BRIDGES, WALTER. Adm. pens, (age 17) at St John's, July 2,
1632. S. of Richard, gent., of York. B. at Blaby, Leics.
School, Pocklington. Matric. 1632; B.A. 1635-6; M.A. 1639.
Ord. deacon (Peterb.) May 20, 1638; priest, Dec. 22, 1639.
Lecturer at St Olave's, Hart St, London, 1643. V. of St
Andrew, Enfield, 1646-59. Brother of Robert (1635).
BRIDGES, WILLIAM. M.Gram. 1500-1.

BRIDGES, WILLIAM. Matric. sizar from St John's, Easter,
1626; B.A. 1629-30; M.A. 1633. Will of one of these names
(P.C.C.) 1655; of Harvington, Worcs., Minister.
BRIDGES, WILLIAM. Matric. sizar from King's, Michs. 1638.
BRIDGES, WILLIAM. Adm. sizar (age 15) at St John's, Mar.
18, 1654-5. S. of William, clerk, of Barwick-in-Elmet, Yorks.
B. there. School, Sherburn. Matric. 1655; B.A. 1657-8;
M.A. 1661. R. of Barton-le-Street, Yorks., 1668-73- R-
of Castleford, 1673-96. Preb. of York, 1685-96. Preb. of
Ripon, 1688-96. Died Nov. 22, 1696. Father of Michael
(1692) and the next.
BRIDGES, WILLIAM. Adm. pens, (age 20) at St John's, June
31, 1690. S. of William, above, clerk, R. of Castleford. B.
at Barwick-in-Elmet, Yorks. School, Pocklington. Matric.
1690; B.A. X693-4; M.A. 1697. R. of Castleford, 1696-1729-
Brother of Michael (1692), father of William (1716).
BRIDGES, WILLIAM. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, Mar. 20,
1695-6. Of Gotham, Notts. School, Derby. Matric 1696, as
'Bidges'; B.A. 1699-1700; M.A. 1703. Fellow, 1703-10.
BRIDGES, WILLIAM. Adm. sizar (age 18) at St John's, May
16, 1716. S. of William (1690), clerk, of Yorks. B. at
Castleford. Schools, Leeds and Sedbergh. Matric. X716;
B.A. 1719-20; M.A. 1725. Ord. deacon (York) Dec. 18, 1720;
priest, June g, 1723. V. of Kippax, Yorks., 1732-3-

BRIDGES, . Scholar and fellow of King's Hall, 1529-33-

Of Histon, Cambs.
BRIDGEHOUSE or BRYGOSSE, WILLIAM. Of Michael House.
B.A. 1499-1500; M.A. 1503-4; B.D. 1511-2. Proctor, 1509-
10. Preacher, 1509-10.
BRIDGMAN, DOVE. Matric pens, from Magdalene, Easter,
1625 S. of John (X593), Bishop of Chester. B. Mar. ax,
1609-10. M.A. 163 1 (fit. nob.). Adm. at Gray's Inn, Nov. 37,
1617. Preb. of Chester. R. of Tattenhall, Cheshire. Died
Sept 17, 1637. Buried in Chester Cathedral. Brother of
Orlando (1619), James (1631). (Vis. of Warws., 168a; J.
Foster, Lanes. Pedigrees.)
BRIDGMAN, ED. Matric. pens, from Clare, Michs., 1567.
BRIDGEMAN, EDWARD. Matric. sizar from King's, Easter,
1625; B.A. 1628-9; M.A. 1633. Ord. priest (Norwich), Feb.
15. I634-5-
BRIDGMAN.FRANCIS. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 13) at Magdalene,
Apr. 23, 1669. S. of Sir Orlando (1619), Knt. and Bart.
School, Brentwood, Essex. Matric 1669. Adm. at the Inner
Temple, Mar. 1, 1668-9. Knighted, No^ 15, 1673- Of Ted
dington, Midds., Died s.p. Brother of Orlando (1664). (Vts.
ofWarws., 1682; Le Nevt, Knights, 288; Burke, Ext. Bart.)
BRIDGMAN, FRANCIS. Adm Fell.-Com. at Tmnity Hall,
Feb 24 1730-1. S. of Sir Orlando, Bart., of Ridley, Cheshire,
B Auk' i7ir Matric. 1731. Resided till 1 736. Succeeded as
fhird lart. 3 X738 Went to the West Indies with Sa Charles
Ogle, and died at sea, 1740. (Burke, Ext. Bart.; G.E.C.)
BRIDGMAN, GEORGE. Matric. pens, from Magdalene Easier,
.IX s of latoer of Exeter. B.A. 1608-9; M.A. 1612.
fc S at°0&x6,a fc Y of Holoombe Kogus, Devon,
1613 Died 1623. Will (Exeter). (Al. Oxon.)



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BRIDGEMAN, GEORGE. Adm. pens, at Queens', Oct. 26, 1745-
Afterwards Fell. -Com. Of Middlesex. Matric. t745- Signs
for deacon (Bristol) June 24, 1753. Probably s. of Sir
Orlando, Bart. B. Dec. 25, 1727. Died at Lisbon, Dec. 26,
1767. (J. Foster, Lanes. Pedigrees.)

BRIDGEMAN, HENRY. Adm. Fell.-Com. at Queens', May 5,
1744. Of Blodwell, Salop. S. of Sir Orlando, Bart., of Castle
Bromwich, Warws. B. Sept. 7, 1725. Matric. 1744! MA -
1747; LL.D. 1769. Adm. at Lincoln's Inn, July 6, 1744-
M.P. for Ludlow, 1748-68; and for Wenlock, 1768-94.
Succeeded as Bart., 1764. Created Baron Bradford, 1794.
Died June 5, 1800. (G.E.C.)

BRIDGEMAN, JAMES. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter,
1586; B.A. (perhaps from Corpus Christi), 1589-90; M.A. from
Corpus Christi, 1593; B.D. 1600. Ord. deacon (Peterb.)
Mar. 2, 1590-1. R. of Childerley, Cambs., 1594. R. of Lol-
worth, 1594-1632. Buried there 1632. Will, P.C.C. Brother
of Richard (1571).

BRIDGMAN, JAMES. Adm. pens, (age 13) at St John's, Dec. 7,

1631. S. of John, Bishop of Chester (next). B. at Wigan,
Lanes., Dec. 15, 1618. School, Wigan. Matric. 1631. Adm.
at the Inner Temple, 1631. Knighted, 1646. Married and
had issue. Died 1661. Brother of Dove (1625) and Orlando
(1619). (Burke, Ext. Bart.; Vis. of Warws., 1682.)

BRIDGEMAN, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Peterhouse, c. 1593-
S. of Thomas, of Greenway, Devon. B. at Exeter. B.A.
1596-7; M.A. from Magdalene, 1600; D.D. 1612. Fellow of
Magdalene, 1599. Incorp. at Oxford, 1600. Ord. deacon and
priest (Peterb.) July 12, 1601. Preb. of Peterborough, 1605.
V. of Bexhill, Sussex, 1610. Canon of Exeter, 1613. Chaplain
to James I. R. of Wigan, 1615. Preb. of Lichfield, 1616.
Bishop of Chester, 1619-44. R. of Bangor, 1621-40. Latterly
retired to Moreton, Shropshire. Died Nov. 11, 1652, aged
75. Buried in Kinnersley Church. Father of Dove (1625),
James (above) and Orlando (1619). (D.N.B.; Mag. Coll.
Hist., 91.)

BRIDGMAN, JOHN. Adm. pens, at Peterhouse, Feb. 16,1624-5.
B. at Fulbourn, Cambs. Matric. 1625. (T. A. Walker, 30;
J. Foster, Lanes. Pedigrees.)

BRIDGMAN, NICHOLAS. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter,
1614. B.A. from Corpus Christi, 1617-8; M.A. 1621. V. of
Felsham, Suffolk, 1640-5.

BRIDGMAN, ORLANDO. Matric. pens, from MAGDALENE.Easter,
1619. 1st s. of John, Bishop of Chester (1593). B.A. 1622-3;
M.A. 1624 {fil. nob.). Fellow, 1624. Adm. at the Inner
Temple, 1624. Barrister, 1632. University Counsel, 1642.
Bencher, 1660. Chief Justice of Chester, 1638. Solicitor-
general to Prince of Wales, 1640. M.P. for Wigan in the
Long Parliament. Knighted, 1643. Chief Baron of the
Exchequer, 1660. Lord Chief Justice of the Common Pleas,
1660-8. Created Baronet, 1660. Lord Keeper of the Great
Seal, 1667-72. Died June 25, 1674. Buried at Teddington.
Father of Francis (1669) and the next, brother of Dove (1625)
and James (1631). (Vis. of Warws., 1682; D.N.B.; G.E.C;
Mag. Coll. Hist., 91.)

BRIDGEMAN, ORLANDO. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 14) at
Magdalene, Apr. 20, 1664. 2nd s. of Sir Orlando, Bart.,
Chief Justice C. P., above. School, Westminster. Matric.
1664. Of Ridley, Cheshire. Adm. at the Inner Temple, 1658.
Barrister, 1669. M.P. for Horsham, 1669-79. Created Bart.,
1673. Died Apr. 20, 1701. Buried at St Mich., Coventry.
M.I. Brother of Francis (1669). (Vis.of Warws., 1682; G.E.C.)

BRIDGEMAN, RICHARD. Matric. sizar from Clare, Easter,
1571; B.A. 1574-5: M.A. 1578. R. of Little Wigborough,
Essex, 1586-1613. Brother of James (1586).

BRIDGEMAN, RICHARD. Adm. pens, (age 19) at St John's,
June 10, 1736. S. of Robert, gent., of Cambs. B. atSwaffham
Bulbeck. School, Ely. Matric. 1736; B.A. 1739-40; M.A.
1759- O fd - priest (Rochester, Litt. dim. from Norwich) Dec.
18, 1743, as 'B.A. Pemb.' Probably R. of Shimlingthorne,
Suffolk, 1764-6. R. of Barnardiston, 1764-6. Died June 30,
1766. (Scott-Mayor, m. 474 )

BRIDGMAN, THOMAS. Matric. sizar from Magdalene, Easter,
1602; B.A. 1604-5; M.A. 1608. Ord. deacon (Peterb.) Jan.
29; priest, Jan. 30, 1614-5. S. of Thomas, of Green-
way, Devon. Bapt. May 25, 1588. Dean of Wirrall,
Cheshire. R. of Alwalton, Hunts., 1615-31. R. of Yelling,
1622. V. of Holbeach, Lines., 1631-2. Died Mar. 26,

1632. Buried in Chester Cathedral. Brother of John (1593).
(J. Foster, Lanes. Pedigrees.)

BRIDGEMAN, WILLIAM. Incorp. at Oxford, 1631, as B.A. of
Cambridge (A I. Oxon.). No such degree found.

BRIDGMAN, WILLIAM. M.A. 1675 (Lit- Reg.). Probably s. of
Richard of Stowmarket. Clerk of the Privy Council. Died
1699.



Brigge, John

BRIDGEMAN, WILLIAM. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Trinity,
Apr. 15, 1726. S of Orlando, of Combs Hall, Suffolk. School,
Westminster. Migrated to Christ's, Mar. 29, 1728. Adm.
at the Middle Temple, Sept. 8, 1721. Died Aug. 17, i737i at
Paris. (Peile, 11. 216.)

BRIDGEMAN , . B.A. 1489-90.

BRIDGEWATER, BENJAMIN. Adm. sizar (age x6) at Trinity,
Mar. 6, 1678-9. S. of Benjamin. B. in London. School,
St Paul's. Matric. 1679; Scholar, 1681; B.A. 1682-3. S. and
h. of Benjamin, dyer, of London, adm. at the Middle Temple,
Nov. 1687.

BRIDGWATER, CHRISTOPHER Adm. sizar (age 20) at St
John's, Apr. 15, 1695. S. of Christopher, husbandman.
B. at Thorpe, Yorks. School, Sedbergh. Probably matric
1695, as 'BrignalT; B.A. 1698-9. V. of Kirkby Fleetham,
Yorks., 1706-19. Died 1719.

BRIDGEWATER, JOHN. Incorp. at Oxford, 1554-5, as 'B.A of
Cambridge ' (no such degree found). M.A. Oxford, 1556.
Rector of Lincoln College, 1563-74. Archdeacon of Roches-
ter, 1560. R. of Wootton Courtney, Somerset, 1562; of Luc-
comb, 1563. Preb. of Bristol, 1563. R. of Porlock, 1565.
Master of the Hospital of St Katharine, near Bedminster,
1570-4. Abandoned his preferments in 1574; went to
Rheims and joined the Jesuits. (D.N.B.; Al. Oxon.)

BRIDGEWATER, RICHARD. Adm. at King's (age 16) a
scholar from Eton, Sept. 1, 1555. B. at Dedham, Essex.
Matric. 1555; B.A. 1559-60; M.A. 1563; LL.D. 1579. Fellow,
1558-80. Proctor, 1573-4. Public orator, 1573-81. Chan-
cellor and Vicar-general of Ely, 1579. R. of Elm and Emneth,
Cambs., 1579-88. Adm. advocate, May 2, 1582. Died Feb.
15, 1587-8. Will proved (V.C.C.) 1588. (Cooper, 11. 19.)

BRIDGWATER, RICHARD. Matric. sizar from King's, Easter,
1579. One of these names, of St Bride's, London, gent. Will
(P.C.C.) 1639.

BRIDGWATER WILLIAM. Adm. at Corpus Christi, 1635.
Of London.

BRIDIPORT, WILLIAM DE. 'King's scholar' at Cambridge,
1333-7-

BRIDLE, JOHN. Incorp. M.A. 1741, from New College, Oxford.
S. of Robert, of Leigh, Dorset, gent. Matric. (from New
College, Oxford) Nov. 16, 1726, age 20; M.A. 1734; B.D.
1753; D.D. 1758. (Al.Oxon.)

BRIDON, see also BREEDON.

BRIDON, HENRY. Matric. pens, from St John's, Easter, 1622;
B.A. 1625-6; M.A. 1629. R. of Holton, Suffolk, 1642.

BRIDON, JASPER Matric. pens, from Pembroke, Easter, 1629;
B.A. 1631; M.A. 1635.

BRIDON, THOMAS. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Caius, Apr. 21,
1602. S. of Ambrose, glover. B. at Bury St Edmunds.
School, Bury.

BRIDON, BREYDON or BREEDON, WILLIAM. Matric. pens,
from Clare, Easter, 1576; B.A. 1578-9; M.A. 1582. Fellow.
Perhaps V. of East Tuddenham, Norfolk, 1599. Doubtless
the man who bequeathed 100 marks towards founding a
grammar school in Cambridge. Referred to in Dr Perse's
Will, 1615. (Cooper, 11. 72.)

BREYDON, WILLIAM. Adm. pens, (age 16) at Pembroke,
July 1, 1622. S. of William, of Gipping, Suffolk, mercer.
Matric. 1623. Probably adm. at Gray's Inn, Feb. 9, 1625-6.

BRIERCLIFFE, see BREARCLIFF.

BRIERLEY, see BREARLEY.

BRIGANDEN or BRICKENDEN, JOHN. B.A. 1515-*; M.A.
1518; B.D. 1528-9. Fellow of St John's, 1516. Proctor,
1523-4. During his proctorship he was indicted, 'ex pura
malicia oppidanorum' of homicide: his opponent suffered
(Gr. Bk, B. 11. 113). V. of Mitcham, Surrey, 1534-49. R. of
St Benet, Gracechurch St, 1543-59. V. of S. Mymms, Midds.,
1553-8.

BRIGATT, EDMUND. A friar. B.D. 1500-1; D.D. 1502-3. R.
of Thorley, Herts., 1545-62; of Wiley, 1547-9; of Gt Had-



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