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NameWilliam Johnson
DenominationChurch of England
Livedb. - d. 1666-03-04 (old)
Linked Manuscripts
Linked SermonsSermon 1 on Acts 16:14 -- preacher (autograph: no)Sermon 2 on Acts 16:14 -- preacher (autograph: no)Sermon on Acts 16:14 -- preacher (autograph: no)
Linked Reports
Associated PlacesWarboys -- ParishQueens' College -- Place of StudyHuntingdon -- PostSt Paul's Cathedral -- PostWestminster Abbey -- PostWhitehall Palace Chapel Royal -- Post
Source of DataCatherine Evans
Biographical Sources ConsultedCCEd (person ID: 97935); ACAD (Venn) (ID: JHN627W)
Other NoteBorn in London to William Johnson and Priscilla (née. Leman). Matriculated at Queens' College, Cambridge in Easter 1627, graduating BA in 1630, MA in 1634 and D.D. in 1661. He was ordained a priest at Peterborough in 1639 and was the sub-almoner of Westminster Abbey from 1639 to 1640. He was the rector at Warboys, Huntingdonshire in 1647-1667. He was the archdeacon of Huntingdon in 1666-1667 and prebend of St Paul's from 1666-1667. He died on March 4 1666/7 and was buried in Westminster Abbey.
GEMMS record createdMay 22, 2019
GEMMS record last editedNovember 20, 2019