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NameThomas Case
DenominationDissenter - Presbyterian
Livedb. ca. 1598-08-20 - d. 1682-05-30 (old)
Linked Manuscripts
Linked SermonsSermon on Lamentations 3:39-42 -- preacher (autograph: no)Sermon on Romans 8:13 -- preacher (autograph: no)Sermon on Zechariah 8:19 -- preacher (autograph: no)
Associated PlacesErpingham -- ParishHolborn -- ParishSt Giles in the Fields -- ParishSt Mary Magdalene, Milk Street -- ParishStockport -- ParishChrist Church -- Place of StudyNorthrepps -- Post
Source of DataJeanne Shami; Adam Richter
Biographical Sources ConsultedODNB (Article: 4855); AO (Foster)
Other NoteDate of birth unknown, but he was baptized on 20 August 1598. B.A. (1620), M.A. (1623) from Christ Church, Oxford. Case was a curate at Northrepps, Norfolk beginning in 1626. He was made rector of Erpingham, Norfolk in 1629; of Stockport, Chesire in 1645; of St Mary Magdalene, Milk Street, London shortly thereafter; and of St Giles in the Fields, London in 1654. He was ejected as a nonconformist in 1662 but continued to preach, and received a license to preach as a Presbyterian in 1672, whereafter he preached in Holborn, London. He was the last surviving dissenter who was a member of the Westminster Assembly.
GEMMS record createdApril 12, 2017
GEMMS record last editedOctober 22, 2017