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NameRichard Cluet (Cluett) (Cluat)
DenominationChurch of England
Livedb. ca. 1579-03-25 - d. 1660-07-20 (old)
Linked Manuscriptsmanuscript owner - Sermon by Richard Cluet: MS. Rawl. D. 1016
Linked SermonsSermon on Luke 7:14 -- preacher (autograph: no)Sermon on Philippians 3:20 -- preacher (autograph: no)
Linked Reports
Associated PlacesAll Saints -- ParishSt Aldate's Church -- ParishSt Anne and St Agnes -- ParishOriel College -- Place of StudySt Paul's Cathedral -- Post
Source of DataAnne James
Biographical Sources ConsultedCCEd (Person ID: 10940), AO (Foster)
Other NotePrecise date of birth unknown, but Cluet matriculated from Oriel College, Oxford in 1594 at age 15. He graduated BA (1599/1600) and MA (1606) from Oriel and was granted the degree DD in 1619. After his ordination in 1609, he served as rector at St Aldate, Oxford (1614-1617), domestic chaplain to John King, Bishop of London (1615-1618); prebendary at St. Paul's (1616-1620); rector of St Ann and St Agnes (1617-1640); archeacon of Middlesex (1620-death); and vicar of All Saints, Fullham (1621-1640).
GEMMS record createdDecember 28, 2015
GEMMS record last editedDecember 20, 2020