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NameSimon Bankes
Livedb. ca. 1578-03-25 - d. ca. 1642-11-15 (old)
Linked Manuscripts
Linked SermonsA Sermon vpon the 49 of Gen: And the 18 Veirce -- preacher (autograph: no)
Linked Reports
Associated PlacesFelpham -- ParishSouth Stoke -- ParishQueen's College -- Place of StudySt Edmund Hall -- Place of Study
Source of DataHannah Yip
Biographical Sources ConsultedAO (Foster); ACAD (Venn) (ID: BNKS605S)
Other NoteThe exact date of birth of Simon Bankes is not known. Originally from Cumberland, he matriculated at Queen's College, Oxford on 26 November 1596 at the age of eighteen. He graduated B.A. from St Edmund Hall on 1 July 1600, proceeding M.A. three years later. This was incorporated at Cambridge in 1605. He was instituted to the rectory of Felpham, Sussex in 1604. In 1616, he became rector of South Stoke, Sussex. His will was proved on 15 November 1642.
GEMMS record createdApril 18, 2022
GEMMS record last editedAugust 11, 2022