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but a short time, as he died at Bildeston 3 April 1782 (Gentleman's Magazine, 1782,
p. 206). He is stated also to have been Rector of Rasing in Hampshire. The
Gentleman's Magazine, I.e. states: His ancestors for several centuries were seated
at Popes, near Great Tey in Essex. His benevolent disposition gained him the
esteem of all who knew him ; his charity was manifested not only in his life, but
in his testament ; and his classical and critical knowledge eminently distinguished
him among his contemporaries. He was unmarried and devised his estates to
Thomas Astle, who had married the heir general of the Creflields ('The Essex
Review, iv, 122; East Anglian .V. S. iii, 94, 226). He was admitted a student of
the Inner Temple o July 1729 as son and heir-apparent of Edward Creilield. of
Chappell, Essex, clerk.

P. 59 no. 14. Henry Marshall, the father (perhaps of Trinity College, B.A.
1690, M.A. 1694), was instituted Vicar of Orby 2 July 1698 and Rector of Fulletby
30 June 17o4. both co. Lincoln; he held both livings until 1741.

Henry Marshall, the younger, was admitted a Fellow of the College 2 April
1784 ; his Fellowship was tilled up again 22 March 174:. He was ordained Deacon
5 June 1734 by the Bishop) of Lincoln. He was instituted Rector of Salmonby
13 October 1735, Vicar of Ashby Puerorum 9 May 1764, and Rector of Halton
Holgate 6 January 1778, then ceding Ashby. Both Salmonby and Halton Holgate
were filled up in 1779. All three benefices are in Lincolnshire. See the admission
of his son P. 163 no. (J.

P. 59 no. 15. Venn Eyre, only son of Ambrose Eyre, of the Middle Temple,
esquire, was admitted a student of that Inn 17 October 1727.

Ambrose Eyre, sun and heir of William Eyre, of Chelsea, co. Middlesex, esquire,
was admitted a student of the Middle Temple 18 November 1702.

This William Eyre was probably the William Eyre, son and heir of Ambrose
Eyre, of Whiteparish. co. Wilts., gentleman, who was admitted a student of the
Middle Temple 2 April 1(179.

Venn Eyre migrated to St Catharine's College, where he became Fellow. He
was ordained Priest by the Bishop of Lincoln 5 June 1737. He was instituted
Rector of Great Stambridge, Essex, 9 December 1737, and Rector of Stainbourne
in the same county 9 February 174','. He was collated to the Prebend of Llany-
fydd in St Asaph Cathedral 9 August 1754, and collated to the Archdeaconry of
Carlisle with the Rectory of (heat Salkeld in Cumberland, annexed 2 March 1756.
He held all these pieces of preferment until his death. He died 18 May 1777 at
Lynn in Norfolk, where lie was Lecturer. He was a brother-in-law of Edmund
Keene, Bishop of Elv (Cambridge Chronicle, 31 Mav 1777; Hardy's Le Xeve, i, 87;
iii. 25(1 1.

P. 59 no. 17. See the admi-sion of an elder brother I'. 44 no. 26. " ' Alexcander '
son of Mr John Penne, Vicker of Fdwinstow, and Mrs Elizabeth his wife, was
baptized at Edwinstow 28 February 1710'' (Parish Register of Edwinstow printed by
Mr (i. W. Marshall, \Vork?op, 1891). He was no doubt the Alexander I'enn,
licensed as assistant curate of Edwinstow at a stipend of 32 2 November 1744
(ibid. p. 18S). The same Parish Register records the birth of 'Alexander, son of
Alexander I'enn Cur' 1 ." 27 August 1745. The burial of "Gartrnde daughter of the
Rev. Mr I'enn" 13 February 175','. And the burial of "The Lev 1 Mr I'enn," 14 May
1751 {ibid. 121. 127, 128).

P. 59 no. 18. Stephen Newton was ordained Deacon 20 May 173:1 and licensed
to the curacy of Wilby, co. Lincoln, he was ordained Priest (with letters dimissory
from the Archbishop of York) 22 September 1734, all by the Bishop of Lincoln.
He was instituted Vicar of Strensall, Vorks., 9 March 174"; and held the living
until 17C>1.

P. 59 no. 22. John Hargreaves, the elder, was Rector of Islip, Northamptonshire,
from 170(1 to 1713.

John Hargreaves, the younger, was ordained Deacon 22 September 1734, and
licensed to the curacy of Keystone, Hunts., he was ordained Priest 21 September
1735, all bv the Bishop of Lincoln. One of these names was instituted Vicar of



APPENDIX. 421

Guilsborough, Northamptonshire, 2 April 1741, ceding it on his institution 26 April
1744 to the Rectory of Cranford St Andrew, in the same county ; the latter living
was vacant in 1761.

P. 59 no. 24. Eustace Cass had letters dimissory from the Archbishop of York
to be ordained Deacon 5 March 173J . He was licensed on 12 March to be curate of
Hackness, with a stipend of 20. He was instituted Rector of Thirkleby, Yorks.,
15 May 1750 and held the living until his death in 1790.

P. 59 no. 26. The Parish Register of St Edward's Church, Cambridge, contains
this entry among the burials:

"1734 January 7, Thos. Rawlins, A.B. of St John's College, in ye Body of ye
church."

P. 59 no. 27. William Richardson took the degree of M.B. in 173G, M.D. in
1741. With his elder brother he studied under Boerhaave at Leyden. He settled
at Ripon, Yorks., where he was in extensive practice, until bad health obliged
him to decline his profession in the prime of life. He was universally beloved
and respected by a very numerous acquaintance. He wrote two Papers in the
Philosophical Transactions : An Essay on the Force of Percussion (lviii, 17; Abridge-
ment, xii, 498); Observations on the Aphides of Linnaeus (lxi, 182; Abridgement, xiii,
120). On the death of his elder brother he succeeded to the family estates, but
continued to live at Ripon, where he died 23 July 1783, and was buried at Cleckheaton
Chapel, where a monument to his memory was erected by his grand-niece Miss Currer,
with the following inscription : " Near this place are deposited j the mortal remains of |
William Richardson of Ripon esq., M.D. | He was born Feb. 22, 17f ;-{- I died un-
married at Ripon 1783 | . He was successful in his profession | of strict integrity;
kind to the poor | and irreproachable in all the relations of life. His benevo-
lence and meekness of temper j made him beloved in life and lamented in death.
Above all, he feared God ; and in him I true faith was accompanied by j Christian
obedience"' (Nichols, Illustrations of Literature, i, 234, 242 ; where there is an account
of the family ; pedigrees are also given in Whitaker's Craven, and James, History of
Bradford, 417, and continuation pedigrees iii).

P. 60 no. 28. John Green took the degree of LL.B. in 1735. He was ordained
Deacon 22 December 1734 by the Bishop of St David's, and Priest 21 September 1735
by the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry. He was instituted Rector of Ashton-
upon-Mersey, co. Chester, 23 July 1767, on the presentation of Rosamond Norton,
of Sheffield, widow, and held the living until his death in 1774.

P. 60 no. 29. William Chilcott took the B.D. degree as a 'ten year man' in 1739
and the D.D. in 1745. He was licensed to the perpetual curacy of St Lawrence,
New Brentford, in 1720, and instituted Rector of Stow Maries, Essex, 4 December
1727. He held both livings until his death 19 September 1760 (Gentleman's
Magazine, 1760, p. 490 a ; Hennessey. Novum Repertorium, 195, where the date of
his death is given as 24 September, this may be the date of his burial).

P. 60 no. 30. Gilbert Allenson was ordained Deacon 23 September 1733 by the
Bishop of London, and Priest 2 December 1734 by the Bishop) of St David's. He
was instituted Rector of Warden, Kent, 15 November 1735 on the indentation of
Diana Hosier, of London, widow of Francis Hosier, esq. He was also instituted
Rector of Little Parndon, Essex, 28 May 1742. He held the latter living until 1767
and the former until 1776. He was appointed by the Brewers' Company Head-
master of Aldenham School in 1738, when he is described as curate of East Church,
Kent. There were constant complaints of his neglect as a schoolmaster, and on
11 March 1757 the Brewers' Company notified the College that they had dismissed
him for neglect of duty (Gibbs, The Registers of Aldenham, Herts., 177-8). See the
admission of his father Part ii, P. 175 no. 34.

P. 60 no. 31. William Burrow was elected a Fellow of the College 11 March
173i. He was ordained Deacon 21 September and Priest (at a special ordination)
28 September 1740 by the Bishop of Lincoln. He was presented by the College on
15 February 1757 to the vicarage of Barrow-upon-Soar, Leicestershire, and instituted
8 March. He was instituted Rector of North Wingfield, Derbyshire, 12 June 1758
in succession to his father. In June 1758 he received a dispensation from the
Archbishop of Canterbury to hold Barrow (valued at 140) with North Wingfield
(valued at 300), the two livings being 24 miles apart. He held both livings until
his death, unmarried, at North Wingfield 9 September 1794, at the age of 83



422 APPENDIX.

(Gentleman'* Magazine, 1704, p. 809; Hunter, Familiae Minorum Gentium, Harl.
Soc. Publ. xxxvii, 30H, where there is a pedigree). When he was instituted Viear
of Barrow-upon-Soar he was also licensed by the Bishop of Lincoln to the Free
School of Barrow-upon-Soar 8 March 1757.

P. 60 no. 32. Thomas Bright was ordained Deacon 10 March 173 J and licensed
to the curacy of St Michael's in Stamford, he was ordained Priest 20 June 1736 and
licensed next day to the curacy of Spalding, co. Lincoln, all by the Bishop of
Lincoln. He was instituted to the Vicarage of Irthlingborough 13 December 1738,
and to the Vicarage of Higham Ferrers 19 June 1740, both in Northamptonshire; to
the Rectory of Little Peatling, co. Leicester, 9 November 1741. He ceded all these
on his institution 18 February 174$ to the Vicarage of Ecclesfield, Yorks. In the
chancel of Ecclesfield Church is a slab with the following inscription: "Here lieth
the body of the Revd. Thomas Bright, Vicar of Ecclesfield, who departed this life the
23rd day of January 1768, in the 50th j-ear of his age. Also here lieth the body of
Isabella, wife of the aforesaid Thomas Bright, Vicar; who departed this life the
26th day of November 1786, in the 82nd year of her age" (Eastwood, History of the
Parish of Ecclesfield, 208, 249).

In Hunter's History of Hallamshire (ed. Gatty) p. 359 there is a pedigree of
the family of Bright of Netheredge. In this it is stated that the Vicar of Ecclesfield
was the second son of Joseph Bright of Netheredge (third son of Thomas Bright of
Graystones) by Elizabeth, daughter of John Bright of Bannercross. This it will be
observed does not agree with the College Register, where the father's name is given
as Thomas. The age of the Vicar of Ecclesfield agrees with that given for Thomas
Bright in the College Register. One Thomas Bright was instituted Rector of
Rushden, Northamptonshire, 23 July 1745, holding the living until 1752.

P. 60 no. 33. The name of Marmaduke Mower is entered in the Register, but it
seems probable that Marmaduke is a mistake for Edmund. No Marmaduke
Mower matriculated from St John's; while an Edmund Mower signs his name in
the University Book on his matriculation 17 December 1729 and proceeded to the
degree of B.A. jn 1732. No Edmund Mower was admitted to the College according
to the Register. Edmund Mower was the second son of Edmund Mower of Newark
by Dorothy, daughter of Josiah Stephenson, of Hay Green, near Barnsley. The father
died 4 December 1719. Dr Pegge relates that George Mower (brother of Edmund
Mower the elder and High Sheriff of Derbyshire in 1734) lived long a bachelor and
educated two nephews, Edmund and [Robert], one of these at the University of
Cambridge, the other as an attorney at Doncaster. Edmund Mower (of St John's
College, Cambridge) was ordained Deacon 5 June 1734 and licensed to the curacy of
Manton, co. Lincoln, he was ordained Priest 20 June 1736 and licensed to the
curacy of Lea, co. Lincoln, all by the Bishop of Lincoln. He was licensed by the
Archbishop of York to the curacy of Hayton and was also instituted Vicar of
Clareborough, Notts., 16 March 1743,. He died 2 February 1747 (Hunter, Familiae
Minorum Gentium, Harleian Soc. Publ. xxvii, 221, 222, where there is a pedigree).

P. 60 no. 34. No Edmund Ward appears in the printed Graduati, but Marmaduke
Ward appears as B.A. in 1732. It seems clear therefore that the keeper of the
Register has transposed the Christian names of Mower and Ward. Marmaduke
Ward (of St John's College, Cambridge) was ordained Deacon 20 May 1733 and
licensed to the curacy of All Saints in Stamford by the Bishop of Lincoln. He was
instituted Rector of Occold, Suffolk, 27 November 1715, ceding this in 1756. He was
instituted Rector of Swarteld, Norfolk, 31 May 1746, and Rector of Beeston-next-the-
Sea, Norfolk, 9 February 1765, he held both until his death 6 February 1772.
He was father of Marmaduke Ward of St John's (B.A. 1772), who was afterwards a
Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford (Foster, Alumni O.ronienses).

P. 60 no. 35. See the admission of the father Part ii, P. 150 no. 17. Henry
Mainwaring was instituted Vicar of Etwall, co. Derby, 8 November 1710. He
was buried at Etwall 4 September 1717. He was also master of Sir John Port's
Hospital at Etwall from 1710 to 1746 (Ward, History of the Borouyh of Stoke-
iijxm-Trent. 519, where there is a pedigree; Cox, Notes on tin- Churches of Derbyshire,
iii. 163 ; Notes and Queries, 7th Ser. xii, 303).

P. 60 no. 36. Thomas Horton was instituted Vicar of Beenham, Berks., 12 July
1731, he describes himself in the Subscription Book of the Bishop of Salisbury as
of St John's College. He ceded Beenham on being collated by the Bishop of



APPENDIX. 423

London to the Vicarage of Heston, Middlesex, 21 April 1733 (Hennessey, Novum
Itepertorium, 218). He ceded Heston on being instituted Rector of Hasconib,
Surrey, 29 September 1750, on the presentation of Sir John Frederick, bart. He
seems to have resigned Hascomb in 1780. He died 4 November 1791 (Manning,
History of Surrey, ii, 68).

P. 60 no. 37. William Harpur graduated as Harper B.A. 1732, M.A. 1749.
One of these names was instituted Rector of Barwick in Elmet, Yorks., 28 April
1740. He died 14 May 1749 and was buried at Barwick in Elmet 16 May.

P. 60 no. 38. Charles Ward was ordained Deacon by the Bishop of Ely
21 December 1733. One of these names was instituted Vicar of Whittinghame,
Northumberland, 28 October 1763, and held the living until 1773.

P. 60 no. 39. Thomas Gates appears in the printed Graduati as Gatis B.A. 1732,
M.A. 1736. He was ordained Deacon 22 September 1734 by the Bishop of Lincoln
and licensed to the curacy of St Lawrence in Hertford. In 1741 he was appointed
assistant curate of All Saints' Church, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. He was found dead
in the 'Shield Field' (Brand, History of Newcastle, i, 393).

P. 60 no. 40. John Birket, son of John Birket, of Milford, Hants., clerk,
matriculated at Oxford from Queen's College 26 March 1705, aged 15. He was
instituted Rector of Compton Abbas, Dorset, 6 July 1725, and Vicar of He Brewers,
Somerset, 30 December 1743. He was again instituted Rector of Compton Abbas
27 April 1744. He appears to have held both livings until 1757 (Foster, Alumni
Oxonienses).

P. 60 no. 41. Thomas Roe, the father, was Vicar of Castleton, co. Derby, where
James Roe was baptized 15 July 1711. He was ordained Deacon 12 August 1733
and was licensed next day to be curate of Disley, he was ordained Priest 21 December
1735, all by the Bishop of Chester. He was nominated incumbent of Disley (in
Stockport parish, Cheshire) by Peter Legh of Lyme, Esq., and instituted 31 July
1737. He became incumbent of Macclesfield, Cheshire, where he was instituted
1 May 1756, holding both livings until his death. He married at Sutton, 2 January
1753, Elizabeth Harpur of Macclesfield and by her had several children, some of
whom became distinguished in after-life. He was buried at Macclesfield 12 April
1765. He published at least two sermons during his lifetime, True Religion dec,
preached at Congleton 1763; The way to enjoy life, a sermon preached in the
parochial Chapelry of Macclesfield, Macclesfield, 1763, 8vo. pp. 32. Both are in the
Portico Library, Manchester, Adlington tracts, vol. lxxi. After his death a volume
of his sermons, Twenty Sermons, on Several Subjects and Occasions, by James
Roe, M.A., late Minister and Prime Curate of the Parochial Chapel of Macclesfield,
Cheshire, was printed at York and published by subscription in 1766. (Earwaker,
East Cheshire, ii, 99, 506; Earwaker, Local Gleanings, 79.)

P. 61 no. 43. The name should be Agar. William Agar took the B.A. degree
in 1732.

The College Admonition Book, or record of punishments inflicted by the Master
and Seniors, contains the following curious entry: "Cum Gulielmus Agar A.B. per
literas manifeste falsas fidem facere conatus sit, se in Ecclesia Parochiali de
Marske in Com. Richmondiae fuisse baptizatum Decretum est a Magistro et
Senioribus, ut ejusdem G. Agar nomen e tabulis Collegii statim expuugeretur. Ita
testor I. Newcome."

The certificate was no doubt produced with the object of proving him to be
eligible to some scholarship or fellowship limited to natives of Richmondshire.

In spite of this fault William Agar was ordained Deacon 18 February 173 J
and licensed to the curacy of Potton, Beds., he was ordained Priest 21 December
1735 and licensed to the curacy of Wragby, co. Lincoln, all by the Bishop of
Lincoln. He was instituted Rector of Biscathorpe 10 February 173 j, Vicar of
North Kelsey, St Nicholas, on the same day, resigning the latter however in 1755.
He was instituted Rector of South Kelsey 1 June 1743, all county Lincoln. He was
Rector of Biscathorpe and South Kelsey at the time of his death in September
1776 (Cambridge Chronicle, 28 September 1776). He was the author of: Military
devotion: or the soldiers duty to God, his prince and his country, containing four-
teen sermons preached at the Camps near Bbindford and Dorchester A. D. 1756 and
1757. With a?i appendix. London, 8vo, n. d. [1758.]



424 APPENDIX.

P. 61 no. 44. The father, William Steer, Vicar of Eeclesfield, was admitted to
the College 14 April 1701 (Part ii, P. 157 no. 27). The son was baptized at
Eeclesfield 4 May 1710. He was ordained Deacon 22 September 1734 by the Bishop
of Lincoln for the Archbishop of York. He was at Wath and Swinton. He died
unmarried in 1771 (Eastwood, History of the Parish of Eeclesfield, 207; Hunter,
Familiae Minorum Gentium, Harleian Soc. Pull, xxxviii. 818, where there is a
pedigree).

P. 61 no. 45. Joseph Eyre was ordained Deacon 22 September 1734 and licensed
to the curacy of Sleaford, co. Lincoln, he was ordained Priest 20 June 1736, all by
the Bishop of Lincoln. He was instituted to the Vicarage of Ruskington, co.
Lincoln, 3 January 173 J, and to the Rectory of the same place 20 March 173g .
He was succeeded in both pieces of preferment by his son Joseph Arnall Eyre
(P. 173 no. 28), in the Rectory in May 1780, and in the Vicarage in May 1781.

P. 61 no. a. Richard Hele, the father, was master of the Choristers School
and prebendary of Salisbury, Vicar of Britford, and author of a well-known work
entitled Devotions for the Clergy. He was also author of Select Offices of Private
Devotion, which has been frequently reprinted. Arthur Hele first joined Trinity
College. Oxford, matriculating from there 20 June 1728 (Foster, Alumni O.ronienses).
He was ordained Deacon 9 July 1734 by the Bishop of Salisbury. His earliest
preferment was apparently the curacy of Sidbury in Devonshire. On 18 May 1749
he was elected usher of the Free Grammar (or Holy Ghost). School of Basingstoke,
and on 21 December 1750 obtained from the Corporation a patent of his office for
life "in case he should so long reside within the town, and punctually and duly
attend, and with conduct and diligence discharge his duty as usher of the said
school in teaching and instructing the youths under his care.''

In 1750 he published The Four Gospels harmonized, on the title-page of this he
describes himself as ' Master of the Free School in Basingstoke,' but his real title
was usher.

On 12 November 1755 the Bishop of Bath and Wells collated him to the
Vicarage of Corston in Somersetshire. In 1758 he was appointed Master of the
Free Grammar School at Bath, whereupon he resigned the ushership of the Holy
Ghost School, and on 5 October 1762 he was instituted to the Rectory of Charl-
combe, near Bath. On 19 March 1763 he was instituted to the Rectory of Porlock,
in the same county, on the presentation of King George III., and on 23 October
1764 prebendary of Wells Cathedral. He held these preferments up to his death
in April 1778. He was buried at Corston on 30 April 1778 as ' Vicar of this parish.'
His tomb in the churchyard has been neglected, and the inscription much defaced.
All that remains is: "Beneath this tomb is interred the [body of the Rev.] Arthur
Hele [M.A. Vicar of this Parish, and Rector of the] Parish Church of Charlcombe,
[and of] Porlock, [Prebendary of the] Cathedral Church of Wells, and f[or nearly]
twenty years Master of the Grammar School, in the City of Bath. [A man] of
inflexible integrity in all his dealings [with] an openhearted hospitality towards

[all his friends and] acquaintances " The words in brackets are conjectures

for tilling up the blanks (Hardy's he Neve, i, 209 ; Baigent and Millard, History of
tlw Town and Manor of Basingstoke, 154, 690, 714 5).

The character of Thicackum in Fielding's Tom Junes is said to have been drawn
from Mr Richard Hele (Hoare, History of Modern Wiltshire, 602).

P. 61 no. 1. Sir John Williams, the father, was probably the person of that
name, a Director of the South Sea Company, who was knighted at Kensington on
presenting an address from that Company 23 June 1713 (Le Neve, Pediyrees of
Kniylits, Hurl. .Sue. Puhl. viii, 509). Sir John Williams, knight, of Stoke juxta
Nayland. co, Suffolk, was returned as M.P. for Aldeburgh, Suffolk, 5 May 1730.
Richard Williams, esquire, son and heir of Sir John Wiliiams, of Tendring Hall,
Stoke near Navland, knight, was admitted a student of the Middle Temple 23 June
1730.

P. 61 no. 2. Joseph Pennington, the father, was baptized at Waberthwaite 16
October 1077. He was M.P. for Cumberland and was appointed Controller of the
Cash of the Excise 3 December 1723. He succeeded his father as second baronet,
of Muncaster, in 1730. He married at Lowther, 20 March 1706, the Hon. Margaret
Lowther, fifth daughter of John, first Viscount Lonsdale. Lowther Pennington
was their third son, he did not graduate, and died at Cambridge (Foster, Penning-



APPENDIX. 425

toniana, viii, where there is a pedigree). He was buried 7 May 1733 (Parish
Register of All Saints', Cambridge).

P. 61 no. 3. John Lord, the elder (perhaps of Sidney College, B.A. 1701), was
Vicar of Kensworth, Herts., 1704-1714, and Rector of Toddington, Beds., 1713-1751.
John Lord, the younger, was ordained Deacon 22 September 1734 and was licensed
to the curacy of Toddington, Beds., he was ordained Priest 19 September 1736, all
by the Bishop of Lincoln. He was instituted Rector of Drayton Parslow, Bucks.,
28 July 1740, and held the living until 1788. Cole has the following among his
notes en the Rectors of Drayton Parslow (MSS. Cole xxxix, Brit. Mus. Addl. MSS.
5840, p. 56) : " John Lord, A.B., instituted 28 July 1740 on the presentation of John
Lord, Rector of Toddington, in Bedfordshire, who purchased the perpetual ad-
vowson of Sam. Browne, of Grendon, com. North. It had been a little before
conveyed to Browne by T. Whorwood, esq., to whom it fell on the division of the
Fortescues' estate, and he being a Papist conveyed it to Browne."

P. 62 no. 4. Jonathan Monckton was ordained Deacon 9 June 1734 by the
Bishop of Salisbury, he to be chaplain of Bare Court, Berks., and Priest 19
December 1736 by the Bishop of Winchester. He was collated by the Archbishop
of Canterbury to the Vicarage of Sittingbourne, Kent, 17 May 1740, ceding this
on being collated to the Vicarage of Marden, Kent, 12 November 1742, ceding this
on his institution 9 April 1766 to the Rectory of Pangbourne, Berks., this he held
until his death. He was latterly very infirm, " being wholly confined to his chamber
by blindness and bodily infirmity, 7 ' the duty being wholly performed by his curate
Dr Romaine (Gentleman's Magazine, 1795, p. 876). He died at Pangbourne
20 June 1796. "He was particularly distinguished for the virtues of a good
heart, which were exhibited by him as a steady and true friend, a charitable bene-
factor, and a sincere Christian pastor" (Gentleman's Magazine, 1796, p. 616 b).

P. 62 no. 5. The name should apparently be Jacob Savignac. He did not
graduate. Jacob Savignac, of St John's College, Cambridge, was ordained Deacon
22 September 1734, and licensed to the curacy of St Neots, Hunts., by the Bishop
of Lincoln. He was ordained Priest 5 June 1737 by the Bishop of Rochester. He



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