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1614; B.A. 1617-8; M.A. 1621. Ord. priest (York) May,
1622. Preacher at Bentley, near Doncaster, 1627. R. of
Chillesford, Suffolk, 1634-43; ejected. Returned to Bentley,
1646. Father of Thomas (1652). (Peile, 1. 297.)

BROUGHTON, THOMAS. Adm. sizar (age 20) at Pembroke,
June 26, 1646. S. of John. B. in Staffs. Matric. 1646; B.A.
1649-50.

BROUGHTON, THOMAS. Adm. sizar at Christ's, June 16,
1652. S. of Thomas, of Bentley (1614), Yorks. Bapt. at
Arksey, Feb. 21, 1628-9. Matric. 1652; B.A. 1655-6; M.A.
1659. V. of Bishop Wearmouth, Durham, 1660-94. V. of
Bywell St Peter, Northumberland, 1673-94. Buried Sept.

18, 1694. (Peile, 1. 549.)

BROUGHTON, THOMAS. Adm. sizar (age 17) at St John's,
Jan. 26, 1654-5. S. of Thomas, barber, of Cambridge. B.
there. School, Perse, Cambridge. Matric. 1655, as Broy ton;
B.A. 1658-9; M.A. 1662; B.D. 1669. Fellow, 1660. Incorp. at
Oxford, 1663. Ord. priest (Ely) Sept. 20, 1662. P.C. of St
Sepulchre, Cambridge, 1675. R. of Thorington, Essex, 1680-
1709. Died 1709.

BROUGHTON, THOMAS. Adm. sizar (age 18) at Caius, Apr. i,
1723. S. of John (1690), D.D., R. (? Lecturer) of St Andrew's,
Holborn. B. in London July 5, 1704. Schools, St Andrew's,
Holborn, Eton (colleger, 1716-20) and St Paul's. Matric.
1723; Scholar, 1723-9; B.A. 1726-7; M.A. 1730. Incorp. at
Oxford, 1735. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) May 28, 1727, as C.
of Offley, Herts.; priest (London) Sept. 22, 1728. Lecturer
at St Ethelburga, London, 1738. R. of Stibbington, Hunts.,
1739-44. V. of Bedminster and St Mary, Redcliffe, Bristol,
1744-72. Reader at the Temple. Preb. of Salisbury, 1744.
Author. Died at Bristol, Dec. 21, 1774. (D.N.B.; Venn, 11.
18.)

BROUGHTON, THOMAS. M.A. from Pembroke, 1749. S. of
Thomas, of Oxford, gent. Matric. (University College,
Oxford) Dec. 17, 1731, age 19; B.A. (Exeter College, Oxford)
1736-7. Fellow of Exeter College, 1734-41. R. of Wotton,
Surrey, 1752-77. R. of All Hallows, Lombard St, 1755-77.
Died Dec. 14, 1777. (Al. Oxon.)

BROUGHTON, WILLIAM. Adm. sizar at Trinity, May 8, 1657.
Of Warwickshire. Matric 1658; Scholar, 1659; B.A. 1660 1;
M.A. 1664; D.D. 1678. V. of Chaddesley Corbett, Worcs.,
1665. Father of Samuel (1705) and the next.

BROUGHTON, WILLIAM. Adm. sizar (age 15) at Trinity,
Sept. 30, 1700. S. of William, of Chaddesley, Worcs., above.
School, Chaddesley. Matric. 1700; Scholar, 1703; B.A. 1704-
5; M.A. 1708. Brother of Samuel (1705).

BROWTON, . B.Can.L. 1463-4.

BROWTON, . B.Can.L. 1477-8.

BROUGHTON, . B.A. 1497-8.

BROWELL, EDWARD. Adm. pens, (age 17) at St John's,
June 14, 1707. S. of Mark. B. at Newcastle, Northumberland.
School, Sedbergh. Matric. 1707; B.A. 17x0-1; M.A. 1714;
D.D. 1726. Ord. deacon (London) Dec 21, 1712. R. of
Romaldkirk, Yorks., 1713-63. Died 1763. Will, P.C.C.

BROWNE, ABRAHAM. Adm. sizar (age 18) at St John's,
Feb. 13, 1670-1. S. of Richard, deceased, of Pilton, Rutland.
B. there. School, Uppingham. Matric 1671; B.A. 1674-5.
Ord. priest (Peterb.) Sept. 23, 1677.

BROWNE, ADAM. Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 14) at Christ's, Mar.
30, 1640. S. of Sir Ambrose (1606), Bart., of Betchworth
Castle, near Dorking, Surrey. B. there. Educated at home.
Matric. 1640. Succeeded as Bart., 1661. M.P. for Surrey,
1661-79 and 1685-7. Buried at Dorking, Nov. 3, 1690. (PeiU,
1. 468; Burke, Ext. Bart.; V*s. of Surrey, 1662; G.E.C.)

BROWN, ALAN. B.Civ.L. 1472-3. Fellow or scholar of King's

Hall, 1474-80.
BROWNE, ALEXANDER. Fellow of Trinity Hall. Ord.

deacon (Norwich) Dec. 21, 1426; priest, Mar. 15, 1426-7.

R. of H. Trin., Chelsea, 1435-42. R. of St Ethelburga, 1447.

R. of St Martin, Ongar, 1452-9. Died 1459.
BROWNE, AMBROSE. Matric. Fell.-Com. from Jesus, Easter,

1606. S. of Sir Matthew, of Betchworth, Surrey, Knt. Adm.

at Gray's Inn, Mar. 12, 1624-5. Created Baronet. 1627.

Married, at Foulmire, Cambs., Oct. 1,1607, Elizabeth, dau.

of Wm Adams, of Saffron Walden. Of Betchworth Castle,

Surrey, Esq. High Sheriff of Surrey and Sussex, 1624-5.

M.P. for Surrey, 1628-9, 1640-8. Died Aug. 16, 1661.

Buried at Dorking. Father of Adam (1640). (Vis. of

Surrey; Burke, Ext. Bart.; G.E.C.)



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Browne, Edward



BROWN, AMBROSE. Adm. sizar (age 18) at Pembroke, July
23, 1662. S. of Thomas attorney. B. at Lutoo, Beds.
Probably buried at All Saints', Cambridge, Oct. 15, 1662.

BROWN, ANTHONY. B.Can.L. 1494.

BROWN, ANTHONY. B.A. 1506-7; M.A. 1511.

BROWN, ANTHONY. Adm. at King's (age 18) a scholar from
Eton, Aug. 11, 1521. Of St Clement's, London. Died in
College.

BROWNE, ANTHONY. Matric. sizar from Queens', Easter,
1546 (impubes).

BROWNE, ANTHONY (senior). Matric. Fell.-Com. from Pem-
broke, Michs. 1580.

BROWNE, ANTHONY (junior). Matric. Fell. -Com. from Pem-
broke, Michs. 1580.

BROWN, ANTHONY. Matric. sizar from Clare, c. 1591; B.A.
1595-6; M.A. 1599. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Sept. 23, 1599;
priest, Mar. 16, 1599-1600. V. of Metheringham, Lines.,
1608.

BROWNE, BENJAMIN. Matric. pens, from Christ's, 1590-1.
Probably B. at Horley, Surrey. Ord. deacon (London) Oct.
12; priest, Oct. 13, 1595, age 24. V. of Ifield, Sussex, 1596-
1638. Buried there Aug. 28, 1638. Will at Lewes. (Peile, 1.
200; W. C. Renshaw.)

BROWNE, BENJAMIN. Adm. sizar (age 18) at St John's,
June 3, 1633. S. of William, of Buckton, near Bridlington,
Yorks. B. at Bempton, Yorks. School, Bridlington. Matric.
1633; B.A. 1636-7; M.A. 1640. V. of Masham, Yorks., 1645,
and 1661-81. Died Dec. 1681. Buried Dec. n.

BROWNE, BENJAMIN. Adm. pens, at Trinity, Feb. 18, 1674-5.
Matric. 1674-5; B.A. 1678-9; M.A. 1682. Perhaps R. of
Willingham-by-Stow, Lines., and R. of Bucknall, 1702.
But see Al. Oxon. for a contemporary.

B ROWN, BROXHOLME. Adm. Fell.-Com. at Magdalene, July
14, 1681. S. of Broxholme. B. at Osgodby, Lines. School,
Kirton-in-Lindsey. Matric. 1681. Adm. at the Middle
Temple, May 13, 1682. Died s.p. (Lines. Pedigrees, 187.)

BROWNE, CHARLES. Matric. pens, from Peterhouse, Michs.
1559- Of London. B.A. 1564-5. Adm. at the Inner Temple,
Nov. 1565.

BROWN, CHARLES. Adm. sizar (age 23) at Christ's, Mar. 8,
1674-5. S. of Edmund. B. at Isleworth, Middlesex. School,
Isleworth.

BROWN, CHARLES. Adm. pens, (age 18) at Trinity, Dec. 8,
1684. S. of Charles, of Reigate, Surrey. B. there. School,
Merchant Taylors'. Matric. 1685 ; Scholar, 1687; B.A.1688-9 ;
M.A. 1692. Faculty (Canterbury) for both orders, 1691-2.
R. of Brading, Isle of Wight, 1692.

BROWNE, CHARLES. Adm. sizar (age 15) at Trinity, Apr. 15,
1708. S. of George, of Reigate, clerk. School, Durham.
Matric. 1708; Scholar, 1710; B.A. 1711-2; M.A. 1715. V. of
West Mailing, Kent, 1730-48. V. of Cheshunt, Herts., 1734-
48. Died May 16, 1748. M.I. at Cheshunt. (Her. and Gen.,
v. 412-16; Clutterbuck, 11. 119.)

BROWNE, CHARLES. Adm. pens, at Clare, June 12, 1750.
B. at Tacolneston, Norfolk. Matric. 1750; B.A. 1754; M.A.
1757. Fellow, 1758-63. Ord. deacon (Norwich) Sept. 1757;
priest, Nov. 1759. R. of Ashwelthorpe, 1757. R. of Thel-
netham, Suffolk, 1758. Perhaps R. of Little Barningham,
Norfolk, 1767-1802; and R. of Bio-Norton, 1762-1817.

BROWN, CHRISTOPHER. B.A. 1535-6. Of Horbling, Lines.
M.A. 1539; B.D. 1549. Fellow of St John's, c. 1536.
Ord. sub-deacon (Lincoln) Apr. 10, 1546. Ord. deacon
and priest (Norwich) June 19, 1546. Preb. of Chichester,
I555- V. of Horbling, till 1558. Will (P.C.C.).

BROWNE, CHRISTOPHER. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Lent,
1 580-1. One of these names V. of Horbling, Lines., 1593-5.
Will (Lincoln) 1595.

BROWNE, CHRISTOPHER. Of Clare; probably fellow-com-
moner. Buried at St Edward's, Cambridge, Aug. 16, 1589.

BROWNE, CHRISTOPHER. Adm. sizar at Sidney, Feb. 26,
1612-3. Matric. 1613; B.A. i6i6-7;M.A. 1620. Ord. deacon
(Peterb.) Sept. 24, 1620. Incorp. at Oxford, 1624. One of
these names V. of Morwenstow, Cornwall, 1639. Father of
John (1659).

BROWNE, CHRISTOPHER. Adm. FelL-Com. (age 15) at
Sidney, June 12, 1634. S. of John, Esq. (1606). B. at
Toulthorp, Casterton, Rutland. Schools, Oundle and Stam-
ford. Adm. at Gray's Inn, Apr. 30, 1638. Perhaps M.P. for
Rutland, 1646. Died Feb. 8, 1691-2. Buried at Casterton.
M.I. there, Father of John (1659). (Blore's Rutland, n.)

BROWN, CLEMENT. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Michs. 1560;
B.A. 1564-5; M.A. from Queens', 1568. Ord. priest (Lincoln)
June 11, 1564. V. of Osbournby, Lines., till 1582. Died 1582,
'aged 38; married; resides; M.A.; well versed in sacred
earning.* (Lib. Cler. Line., 1576.)



BROWNE, CORBET. Adm. sizar at Queens', Apr. 9, 1747.
Of Derbyshire. S. of Rupert, of Bentley Hall, Derbs. Matric.
1747; B.A. 1750-1; M.A. 1754. R. of Upton Magna-cum-
Withington, Salop, 1752-1807. Died Nov. 6, 1807, aged 80.
(Mis. Gen. et Her., 2nd S., m. 68.)

BROWN, DAVID. Dominican friar. B.D. 15 13-4.

BROWN, DENNIS. Adm. pens, (age 17) at St John's, July 8,
1704. S. of William, deceased. B. at Durham. School, Lynn.
Matric. 1705; B.A. 1708-9.

BROWN, EDMUND. M.Gram. 1539-40. One of these names V.
of Dartford, Kent, 1556-9.

BROWNE, EDMUND. Adm. pens, at Corpus Christi, 1592.
Of Yorkshire. Matric c. 1593; B.A. 1596-7. Perhaps R. o
Southbergh, Norfolk, in 1603.

BROWNE, EDMUND. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs.
1611. One of these names 6th s. of Sir Valentine, of Croft,
Lines., adm. at Lincoln's Inn, Feb. 25, 1612-3. B. 1594.
Will of one of these names (P.C.C.) 1640; of Stamford, gent.
(Lines. Pedigrees.)

BROWNE, EDMUND. Matric. sizar from Emmanuel, Easter,
1624. S. of Edmund, of Lavenham, Suffolk. Bapt. there,
Oct. 28, 1606. Went to New England, 1638. First at
Plymouth, Mass.; afterwards Minister at Sudbury, 1640-78.
Married, June 19, 1639, Anne, dau. of Anthony Whiting, of
Dedham, and widow of John Lovering, of Watertown, Mass.
Died at Sudbury, June 22, 1678. Benefactor to Harvard
College. (J. G. Bartlett.)

BROWNE, EDMUND. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs.
1658. Perhaps 2nd s. of Edmund, of Hungry-Bentley, Derbs.
B. 1638. Died July 27, 1716, aged 78. M.I. St Stephen's
Church, Herts. (Misc. Gen. et Her., 2nd S., m. 5, 289.)

BROWN, EDWARD. B.A. 1509-10; M.A. 1513-4. Of Durham
Diocese. Fellow of Clare, 15 10. Ord. priest (Lincoln) May
21, 1513.

BROWNE, EDWARD. Matric. pens from Pembroke, Michs.
1567; B.A. 1569-70; M.A. 1573.

BROWNE, EDWARD. Matric. pens, from St John's, Easter,

1579-
BROWNE, EDWARD. Matric. pens, from Christ's, 1591-2.
BROWN, EDWARD. Matric. pens, from Jesus, Easter, 1608.

BROWN, EDWARD. Matric. pens, from King's, Easter, 1622;
B.A. 1625-6; M.A. 1630. V. of Sheffield, Yorks., 1643-62;
Head Master of Otley, 1652.

BROWNE, EDWARD. B.A. 1642-3 (Incorp. from Oxford). S.
of Edward, of Hackington, Kent. Matric. (from New Inn
Hall, Oxford) Feb. 22, 1638-9, age 18; B.A. 1642. One of
these names R. of Buckland, Kent, 1642-82; R. of Stamford,
Lines., 1658; V. of Edlesborough, Bucks., 1661-82.

BROWNE, EDWARD. Adm. pens, at Trinity, Oct. 27, 1657.
S. of Sir Thomas, M.D. B. in Norwich, 1644. School,
Norwich. Matric. 1657; M.B. 1663. Travelled widely in
Europe. Incorp. at Oxford, 1666. M.D. (Oxford) 1667.
Incorp. at Cambridge, 1670. F.R.S. 1667. Candidate, R.C.P.
1668; fellow, 1675. Censor, Elect, etc. President, 1704-8.
Author, Travels. Died Aug. 28, 1708, at Northfleet, Kent.
M.I. Father of Thomas (1690). (D.N.B.; Munk, 1. 372.)

BROWNE, EDWARD. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, May 5, 1658.

Of Suffolk. Matric. 1658, impubes.
BROWN, EDWARD. Adm. sizar at Clare, Oct. 30, 1661. Of

Kent. Matric. 1661-2; B.A. 1665-6; M.A. 1669. Fellow,

1673. Ord. priest (Ely) Sept. 24, 1671. One of these names
R. of Coning ton, Cambs., 1683. Another R. of Sundridge,
Kent, 1688-98.

BROWNE, EDWARD. Adm. sizar (age 18) at Christ's, Apr. 1,

1674. S. of John. B. at Milton, Leics. School, Milton.
Matric. 1674; B.A. 1677-8. Probably R. of Waltham-on-the-
Wolds, Leics., 1689-92. V. of Thorpe Arnold, 1693-1715.
Died Aug. 9, 1715, aged 60. M.I. at Thorpe Arnold. Father
of John (1716). (Peile, 11. 51; Nichols, 11. 371.)

BROWNE, EDWARD. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Magdalene,
May 17, 1676. S. of Edward. B. at Louth, Lines. School,
Alford, Lines. Matric. 1676; B.A. 1679-80.

BROWN, EDWARD. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, Oct. 12, 1681.
Of Kent. School, Charterhouse. Matric. 1683; B.A. 1685-6;
M.A. 1689. Ord. priest (London) Dec. 20, 1689. Perhaps
succeeded his father, Peter (1684), as R. of East Langley,
Kent, 1692. Died c. 171 1.

BROWNE, EDWARD. Adm. sizar at Clare, May 29, 1708.
B. in Whitechapel, Middlesex, 1689. Matric. 1708; B.A.
1711-2; M.A. 1715. Ord. deacon (Ely) Sept. 21, 1712; priest
(Lincoln) May 3, 1724. Perhaps V. of West Wycombe,
Bucks., till 1755; and R. of Halton. Died 1755. Probably
father of Tobias (1738).



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BROWN, EDWARD. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, Aug. 27. 17x5-
Of Lincolnshire. Perhaps adm. at the Inner Temple, 1713 ; ■»
of Edward, of Horbling, Lines. Died in College. Buried Oct.
25. 1717.

BROWN, EDWARD. Adm. pens, at Clark, July 17, X7I9- S. of
John, R. of Walesby, Lines. B. there. Matric. 1719; B.A.
1723-4. Ord. priest (Lincoln) Sept. 19, 1725. V. of Graveney,
Kent, 1725-7. Succeeded his father at Walesby, 1727.

BROWNE, FERDINANDO. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, Aug. 24,

1590.
BROWNE, FRANCIS. Matric. pens, from Christ's, Michs. 1564.

B. at Prestbury, Cheshire. Ord. deacon (London) Feb. 1567-8,

as scholar of Christ's. R. of More, Essex, 1571. Will

(Consist. C. London) 1584. (PeiU, 1. 87.)
BROWNE, FRANCIS. Matric. Fell. -Com. from Clare, Easter,

1576. One of these names, s. and h. of Henry, of Radwinter,

Essex, adm. at the Middle Temple, May, 1579. Living, 1613.

{Vis. 0/ Hunts.)
BROWNE, FRANCIS. Matric. pens, from Christ's, c. 1595;

B.A. 1598-9; M.A. 1603. One of these names V. of Yardley,

Worcs., 1622. (PeiU, 1. 220.)
BROWNE, FRANCIS. Matric. Fell. -Com. from Magdalene, c.

1595. One of these names knighted, 1619.
BROWNE, FRANCIS. Matric. sizar from Magdalene, Easter,

1606; B.A. 1609-10; M.A. 1613. Ord. deacon (Lincoln)

Dec. 23, 1610; priest, Feb. 17, 16x0-1. C. of Colsterworth,

Lines., 1613.

BROWNE, FRANCIS. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Christ's, Jan. IX,
1670-1. S. of Thomas. B. at Lavenham, Suffolk. School,
Felstead. Matric. 1671; B.A. 1674-5; M.A. 1678. 4th s. of
Thomas, of Lavenham, Esq. Ord. deacon and priest (Norwich)
Dec. 1679. R. of Elmswell, Dec. 22, 1679-1726. Died 1726.
Perhaps brother of Thomas (1656). (Vis. of Suff., 1664;
PeiU, 11. 33.)

BROWN, FRANCIS. Adm. pens, (age 18) at Sidney, June 1,
1674. Only s. of John, dry-salter, of London. B. at Dartford,
Kent. Schools, St Mary Overy's, London and Lee, Kent.
Matric. 1674; B.A. 1677-8; M.B. 1680.

BROWNE, FRANCIS. Adm. pens, (age 19) at St John's, June
22, 1689. S. of Samuel, gent. B. at Buckley, Salop. School,
Eton. Matric. 1689; B.A. 1692-3; M.A. from King's, 1696;
D.D. from King's, 171 2. Ord. deacon and priest (London)
Dec 24, 1693. Chaplain at King's, 1693-4. V. of Shalford,
Essex, 1694. Canon of Windsor, 1713. Died Sept. 7, 1724.
Father of the next and Thomas (1742).

BROWNE, FRANCIS. Adm. pens, (age 18) at St John's, Oct.
2 5> 1733. S. of Francis, D.D., of Middlesex (above). B. in
London. School, Bury. Migrated to Trinity College, Oxford,
Jan. 1734-5; B.A. (Oxford), 1737-8. Brother of Thomas
(1742). (Al. Oxon.)

BROWNE, GALEN. Scholar of Trinity, Easter, 1602. S. of
Lancelot, M.D., F.R.C.P. (1559). B.A. 1604-5; M.A. 1608.
Extra-licentiate R.C.P. Aug. 24, 1629. Brother-in-law of
Dr William Harvey. (Munk, 1. 197.)

BROWNE, GEORGE. D.D. 1535; incorp. from Oxford. An
Augustinian friar: graduated originally abroad. Provincial
of his order, 1534. Appointed Archbishop of Dublin, 1535.
Very active in carrying out the designs of the King for
establishing his supremacy and the suppression of the
monasteries. Extruded from Dublin, as being married, on
the accession of Queen Mary, X553- Died 1555. (Cooper,
1. 165; D.N.B.)

BROWNE, GEORGE. Matric. pens, from Jesus, Michs. 1552.

BROWNE, GEORGE. Matric. sizar from Queens', Easter, 1563.

BROWNE, GEORGE. Matric. sizar from Pembroke, Michs.
1582; B.A. from St Catharine's, 1585-6; M.A. 1590-1.

BROWNE, GEORGE. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, June 20, 1592.
Matric. r. 1592.

BROWNE, GEORGE. Adm. sizar at Queens', Sept. 14, 1687.
Of Lincolnshire.

BROWNE, GILBERT. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Pembroke, June
13, 1700. S. of Humphrey, of Lincoln, gent. B. at Buckden,
Hunts. Matric. 1700. Adm. at Lincoln s Inn, July 23, 1698.

BROWNE, GREGORY. Resident graduate in 1444. Perhaps
preb. of Lichfield, 1443.

BROWN, GUSTAVUS. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, Nov. 2, 1704.

Of Leicestershire. Bapt. at Pickweil, Mar. 30, 1687. Matric.

1705; B.A. 1708-9; M.A. 1724. Ord. deacon (Peterb.) June

3,1710. R. of Ropsley, Lines., 1710. R. of Burrough, Leics..

1724-37. Died July 28, 1737. Father of Roland (1741) and

William (1748). (11. G. Harrison.)
BROWN, HENRY. B.A. 1492-3: M.A. 1496. Fellow of Corpus

Christ:, 1497. V. of Grantcbester, Cambs., 1506-26. Died

1526.



Browne, John

BROWNE, HENRY. B.A. 1510-1; M.A. 1514; B.D. 1524-5.
Fellow of Queens', 15x4-7. Perhaps V. of Harlow, Essex,
1518-49. Died X549.

BROWNE, HENRY. Matric sizar from Trinity, Easter, X639.

BROWNE, HENRY. Adm. pens, (age 17) at St John's, June 11,

1640. S. of Henry, gent., of Essex. B. there. School,

Chelmsford. B.A. 1644-5.

BROWN, HENRY. Adm. at King's, a scholar from Eton,

1650-1. B. at Windsor, c. 1633. Matric. Lent, 1650-1;

B.A. 1654-5; M. A. 1658. Fellow, 1654 till 1667. Ord. deacon

(Ely) Sept. 20, 1662; priest, Sept. xg, 1663. R. of Dunton-

Waylett, Essex, 1667-70. Died 1670.
BROWNE, HENRY. Adm. sizar (age 17) at St John's, July 1,

165 1. S. of Henry, Esq. B. in London. School, Hertford.

Matric. 1651; B.A. 1654-5. Perhaps s. and h. of Henry, of

Somerset House, Strand, Esq. ; adm. at the Middle Temple,

Apr. 29, X657.
BROWN, HENRY. Adm. pens, at Clare, June 1, 1664. Of

Norfolk. Matric. 1664. Perhaps s. and h. of Richard, of

Colney, Norfolk, Esq.; adm. at the Middle Temple, May

15, 1666.
BROWNE, HENRY. Adm. sizar (age 18) at Christ's, May 7,
• 1679. S. of Thomas. B. at Lubourne, Northants. School,

Clay Coton. Matric. 1680; B.A. 1682-3; M.A. 1686. Ord.

deacon (London) Feb. 25, 1699-1700; priest, May 26, 1700.

Perhaps R. of Theydon Mount, Essex, May 28, 1700. Will

(Coram. C. Essex) 1728. (PeiU, 11. 72.)
BROWN, HENRY LANGFORD. Adm. FeU.Com. (age 19) at

St John's, Oct. 15, 1740. S. of Thomas, Esq., deceased, of

Coomb Sackfield, Devon (late of Gray's Inn). B. in Exeter.

Schools, Tiverton and Totnes. Matric. 1740. Adm. at Gray's

Inn, Nov. 20, 1741. Migrated to Exeter College, Oxford;

matric. there, Nov. 6, 1741. (Al. Oxon.)
BROWNE, HUGH. Matric. pens, from Pembroke, Michs. 1583 ;

B.A. 1586-7; M.A. 1590. R. of Washingborough, Lines.,

1593-1606. Will proved (Lincoln) 1606.
BROWNE, HUGH. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter, 1584.

Perhaps scholar of Trinity Hall, Mar. 26, 1587.
BROWNE, ISAAC HAWKINS. Adm. pens, (age 15) at Trinity,

Sept. 12, 1721. S. of William (1689), V. of Burton, Staffs.

and Ann, dau. of Isaac Hawkins. B. at Burton, Jan. 21, 1705.

School, Westminster. Said to have graduated M.A. but no

record is found. Adm. at Lincoln's Inn, June 5, 1722. Called

to the Bar, 1728. F.R.S. 1750. M.P. for Wenlock, 1744-54.

Died in London, Feb. 14, 1760. Friend of Dr Johnson who

called him 'one of the first wits of this country.' Author,

Poems. M.I. in Trinity Chapel. (D.N. B.; Misc. Gen. et Her.,

2nd S., in. 235, 267.)
BROWNE, JAMES. Adm. sizar (age 19) at Caius, Feb. 26, 1615-

6. S. of Thomas, R. of Gt Melton, Norfolk. School, Melton.

Matric. 1616; Scholar, 1617-24; B.A. 1619-20.
BROWNE, JAMES. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, June 13, 1635.

Of Yorkshire. Matric. 1635; B.A. 1638-9.

BROWNE, JAMES. Matric. sizar from Christ's, Easter, 1676.

BROWN, JAMES. Adm. sizar (age 17) at Pembroke, June 29,

1726. S. of James, citizen and goldsmith, of London.

Grecian, from Christ's Hospital. Matric. 1726; B.A. 1729-30;

M.A. 1733; D.D. (Lit. Reg.) 1771- Fellow, 1735. Taxor, 1737.

Proctor, 1750-1. Master of Pembroke, Dec. 21, 1770—84.

Vice-Chancellor, 1771-2. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) Mar. 2,

1734-5; priest, Mar. 21, 1735-6. V. of Shepreth, Cambs.,

1737. Died Sept. 30, 1784. Will (P.C.C.) 1784.
BROWN, JAMES. Adm. sizar at Christ's, Apr. 22, 1738. B. at

Stainiorth, Yorks. School, Giggleswick. Matric. 1738; B.A.

1 741-2; M.A. 1754. Probably ord. priest (Norwich) Sept.

1744. One of these names R. of Stretham, Cambs., 1771.

Perhaps V. of Blackwell, Derbs., 1771-3. Died Dec 1773.

(PeiU, 11. 236.)
BROWN, JEREMY. Adm. pens, (age 18) at Peterhousz, June

30, 1712. Of Norfolk. School, Durham. Matric. 17x2:

Scholar, 1712; B.A. 1715-6; M.A. 1721. Ord. deacon (Ely)

Mar 9, 1717-8; priest, Sept. 24, 1721. C. of Elm, Cambs.,

17x7. V. of Islington, Norfolk, 1724-7.

BROWN, JOB. B.A. from St John's, 1582-3.

BROWN, JOHN. Adm. at Kino's, a scholar from Eton, 1444.

BROWN, JOHN. Clericus, of St Nicholas Hostel. Will
(V.C.C.) 1505. Perhaps the M.A. of 1488, or 1490.

BROWN, JOHN. Student at St Clement's Hostel. Will

(V.C.C.) 1308.
BROWNE, JOHN. Matric sizar from Peterhouse, Easter,

1545. impubes.
BROWNE, JOHN. Matric. pens, from St John's, Michs. 1362.
BROWNE, JOHN. Matric pens, from Clare, Michs. 1562.



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BROWNE, JOHN. Adm. at King's (age 17) a scholar from Eton,
Aug. 13, 1564. Of London. Ma trie. 1564; B.A. 1568-9;
M.A. 1572. Fellow, 1567-75. University Preacher, 1574. V.
of Farnham- Royal, Bucks.

BROWNE, JOHN. Matric pens, from Corpus Christi. Michs.
1566.

BROWN, JOHN. Adm. at Corpus Christi, 1570; B.A. 1576-7;
M.A. 1580. Ord. deacon (Peterb.) June 13; priest, June 21,
1583. One of these names R. of Otterden, Kent, 1592.

BROWNE, JOHN. Matric. sizar from St John's, Easter, 1573.

BROWN, JOHN. Matric sizar from Pembroke, Easter, 1577.
Probably from Merchant Taylors' School: if so, s. of William,
carpenter. B.A. 158c— 1; M.A. 1584. Fellow. Buried at
St Botolph's, Cambridge, Oct. 1585. Will proved (V.C.C.)
1585.

BROWNE, JOHN. Adm. Fell. -Com. (age 18) at Caius, Nov. 5,
1577. S. of Thomas, of Horseheath, Cambs., Esq. School,
Saffron Walden. Matric. 1577-8.

BROWNE, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Easter, 1582.
B. at Belchamp, Essex, 1564. B.A. 1585-6. Ord. priest
(London) Aug. 30, 1587. Preacher (London). At Pentney,
Norfolk (? curate) 8 years. V. of Ranby, Lines., 1607.

BROWNE, JOHN. M.A. 1583 (Incorp. from Oxford). Probably
the student of Christ Church; B.A. 1573-4; M.A. 1577.

BROWNE, JOHN. Adm. pens, at St John's, c. 1585. Eldest
s. of John, gent. B. at Spexhall, Suffolk. School, Hales worth.
Matric. 1586. Migrated to Caius, Oct. 24, 1587, age 19. Of
Spexhall, Suffolk, gent. Died in London. Will proved
(P.C.C.) Nov. 24, 1596. (Venn, 1. 131.)

BROWNE, JOHN. Adm. at Cambridge, c. 1592 (College un-
known). B. at Louth, Lines., c. 1578. School, Louth.
Resided some years. Entered the English College at Rome,
Nov. 1, 1600. Received the minor orders; but left after a
year or more. (Records S.J., 1. 189.)

BROWNE, JOHN. Adm. at Caius, Apr. 10, 1594. S. of John,
citizen of Norwich. School, Norwich. Matric. 1594; Scholar,
1594-1600; B.A. 1597-8; M.A. 1601. Fellow, 1600-19.
Proctor, 1616. Died 1619. Buried in the College Chapel.
Will proved, V.C.C. (Venn, 1. 151.)

BROWNE, JOHN. Matric. pens, from Christ's, c. 1596; B.A.

1599-1600.
BROWNE, JOHN. B.A. from Peterhouse, 1604-5. Incorp.

at Oxford (M.A.) 1607. Probably ord. deacon (Norwich)

Sept. 21,1 607, age 24, as C. of Harleston, Norfolk. Ord. priest,

Dec. 20, 1607.
BROWNE, JOHN. Matric. Fell. -Com. from Trinity, Easter,

1606. Perhaps s. and h. of Francis of Toulthorp, Ruts., Esq.

Adm. at Gray's Inn, Feb. 10, 1608-9. Buried at Little

Casterton, 1633, aged 46. Doubtless father of Christopher

(1634).
BROWNE, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Trinity, Michs. 1610;

B.A. 1613-4. Perhaps M.A. from Peterhouse, 1619.

BROWNE, JOHN. Adm. Fell.-Com. at Emmanuel, Apr. 30,

1612.
BROWNE, JOHN. Adm. pens, at Emmanuel, June 14, 1612.

Matric. 1612; Scholar; B.A. 1615-6; M.A. 1620.

BROWNE, JOHN. Matric. pens, from Queens', Michs. 1614.
Of Bedfordshire. B.A. 1617-$; M.A. 1621.

BROWNE, JOHN. Matric. pens, from Queens', Easter, 1615.

B. in Stepney, Middlesex. B.A. 1 618-9. Ord. deacon (London)

Sept. 24; priest, Dec. 24, 1620, age 23. C. of Heston, Middle-
sex.
BROWNE, JOHN. Adm. pens, at Sidney, Jan. 23, 1615-6.

Of Norfolk. Matric. 1616; B.A. 1619-20; M.A. 1623. Incorp.

at Oxford, 1624.
BROWNE, JOHN. Matric. pen*, from Christ's, July, 1616;

B.A. 1622-3.
BROWNE, JOHN. Matric. pens, from St John's, Easter, 1622;

B.A. 1625-6.
BROWNE, JOHN. Matric. sizar from Christ's, July, 1622;

B.A. 1625-6; M.A. 1629.
BROWNE, JOHN. Adm. sizar at Christ's, July 5, 1625. S. of



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