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NameNathaniel Wakefield
Livedb. - d. ca. 1678-03-25 (old)
Linked Manuscriptsmanuscript owner - Commonplace book of the Wakefields: Hunter MS 19
Linked Sermons
Linked ReportsSermon on Daniel 6:26 -- notetaker?
Associated PlacesPampisford -- ParishWendens Ambo -- ParishTrinity College -- Place of Study
Source of DataACAD (Venn) (ID: WKFT652N); Hannah Yip.
Biographical Sources ConsultedACAD (Venn) (ID: WKFT652N)
Other NoteThe exact date of birth of Nathaniel Wakefield is not known. The son of Thomas Wakefield (d. 1669), rector of Horseheath in Cambridgeshire, Nathaniel was admitted pensioner at his father's college (Trinity, Cambridge) on 1 June 1652. He graduated B.A. in 1655/6 and proceeded M.A. in 1659. Nathaniel was ordained at Ely in 1662/3. He held the living of Pampisford, Cambridgeshire from 1662 until 1670, and the living of Wendens Ambo, Essex from 1665 until his death in 1678.
GEMMS record createdJune 17, 2022
GEMMS record last editedJune 17, 2022