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NameJohn Veron (Véron)
Livedb. ca. 1516-03-25 - d. 1563-04-09 (old)
Linked Manuscripts
Linked SermonsSermon on Galatians 3:13 -- preacher (autograph: yes)
Linked Reports
Associated PlacesSens -- HomeSt Alphage (Alphege) -- ParishSt Martin Ludgate -- ParishSt Sepulchre-without-Newgate -- ParishCambridge University -- Place of StudyOrléans -- Place of StudySt Paul's Cathedral -- Post
Source of DataAdam Richter
Biographical Sources ConsultedACAD (Venn) (ID: VRN534J)
Other NoteBorn c. 1516 in Sens, France. Studied in Orléans in 1534 before moving to England in 1544 and studying at Cambridge. Rector of St Alphage, London, 1552-1554, and of St Martin Ludgate, London, in 1559. He was imprisoned for five years (1553-1558) for seditious preaching. Vicar of St Sepulchre-without-Newgate in 1560. (This is presumably what Venn means when referred to "Sepulchre's, [London]".) Prebendary of St Paul's from 1559 until his death in 1563.
GEMMS record createdJanuary 25, 2018
GEMMS record last editedJanuary 25, 2018