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NameJohn Peter (Jean Pierre) Allix
DenominationChurch of England
Livedb. ca. 1679-08-22 - d. 1758-01-31 (new)
Linked Manuscriptsmanuscript owner? - Papers of Peter Allix: MS Add. 2608A, Folder XVIII
Linked SermonsSermon on Mark 8:36-37 -- preacher? (autograph: yes)
Linked Reports
Associated PlacesEly Cathedral -- DeaneryGloucester Cathedral -- DeaneryCastle Camps -- ParishFordham -- ParishSwaffham Prior -- ParishJesus College -- Place of Study
Source of DataJennifer Farooq; David Robinson
Biographical Sources ConsultedCCEd (Person ID: 4646); ODNB (Peter Allix, Article: 407)
Other NoteBorn in Alençon, France on 22 August 1679 to Marquerite Roger and Pierre Allix, minister there.The family took refuge in England after the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes in October 1685. John Peter was admitted to Queens' College in 1699. BA in 1702/3; MA from Jesus College in 1706; DD in 1714. Fellow at Jesus 1705-1714. Ordained deacon in 1705; priest in 1706. Vicar of Swaffhm St Cyriac and St Mary, Cambridgeshire, 1712-1753. Vicar of Fordham, 1713. Rector of Dry Drayton, 1724-1725. Rector of Castle Camps, 1725. Chaplain to King George I in 1721. Dean of Gloucester in 1729, before becoming Dean of Ely between 1730 and his death in on 11 January 1758. Married Elizabeth, daughter of Alexander Parker in 1713.
GEMMS record createdApril 21, 2015
GEMMS record last editedJune 15, 2018