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NameRichard Roach
DenominationChurch of England
Livedb. 1662-07-18 - d. 1730-08-30 (new)
Linked SermonsSermon on Colossians 3:1 -- preacher (autograph: yes)Sermon on Isaiah 5:4 -- preacher (autograph: yes)Sermon on Isaiah 55:9 -- preacher (autograph: yes)Sermon on Matthew 21:6 -- preacher (autograph: yes)Sermon on Matthew 5 -- preacher (autograph: yes)Sermon on Matthew 5:16 -- preacher (autograph: yes)Sermon on Psalms 37:37 -- preacher (autograph: yes)Sermon on Psalms 87:1 -- preacher (autograph: yes)Sermon upon that vain Philosophy -- preacher (autograph: yes)
Linked Reports
Associated PlacesSt Augustine -- ParishMerchant Taylors' School -- Place of StudySt John's College -- Place of Study
Source of DataJennifer Farooq; David Robinson
Biographical Sources ConsultedODNB (Article: 23704)
Other NoteBorn in London to Thomas and Anne Roach on 17 July 1662. Educated at Merchant Taylors' School, London. Matriculated from St John's College in 1681; BA in 1686, MA in 1688, BD in 1695. Ordained in 1690 and appointed rector of St. Augustine, Hackney, Middlesex that year, a post he held until his death on 30 August 1730. He was one of the founders of the interconfessional Philadelphian Society.
GEMMS record createdMay 24, 2015
GEMMS record last editedJune 12, 2018