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NameRobert Port
DenominationChurch of England
Livedb. 1618-03-25 - d. 1671-01-26 (old)
Linked Manuscripts
Linked SermonsSermon on Psalms 114:3 -- preacher (autograph: no)
Linked Reports
Associated PlacesAshbourne -- HomeGarvestone -- ParishShepshed -- ParishSt John's College -- Place of Study
Source of DataCatherine Evans
Biographical Sources ConsultedACAD (Venn) (ID: PRT636R); CCEd (Person ID: 101075); SI (ID: 21614)
Other NoteBorn at Ashbourne, Derbyshire. Precise date unknown, but Port was admitted to St John's College, Cambridge in 1636 at age 18. B.A. (1639/40) from St John's. Rector of Garvestone, Norfolk, 1654-1662. Vicar of Shepshed, Leicestershire, 1665-1670. Buried at Shepshed on 26 January 1671.
GEMMS record createdSeptember 03, 2019
GEMMS record last editedDecember 16, 2019