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NameBarten (Barton) Holyday (Holliday)
DenominationChurch of England
Livedb. ca. 1593-03-25 - d. 1661-10-02 (old)
Linked Manuscriptspreacher - Six Sermons: MS Eng. th. f. 14
Linked SermonsA Passion Sermon by Mr. Holyday of Christ Church -- preacher (autograph: no)Sermon on Canticles 1:2 -- preacher (autograph: no)
Linked Reports
Associated PlacesAshleworth -- ParishBrize Norton -- ParishChilton -- ParishCrowell -- ParishEmmington -- ParishChrist Church -- Place of StudyIffley -- Post
Source of DataJeanne Shami, Adam Richter
Biographical Sources ConsultedODNB (Article: 13625), AO (Foster)
Other NoteClergyman and poet. Date of birth unknown, but Holyday was admitted to Christ Church College, Oxford in 1605 at age 12. B.A. (1612), M.A. (1615) from Christ Church. Vicar of Ashleworth, Gloucestershire and of Brize Norton, Oxfordshire, both beginning in 1623. Made archdeacon of Oxford in 1625. Created D.D. in 1642. Chaplain to King Charles I beginning around 1642. Curate of Iffley, Oxfordshire beginning around 1652. Rector of Chilton, Berkshire beginning around 1655. Rector of Crowell, Oxfordshire at some point.
GEMMS record createdOctober 08, 2017
GEMMS record last editedOctober 08, 2017