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NameSamuel Saywell
DenominationChurch of England
Livedb. ca. 1652-03-25 - d. 1709-03-30 (old)
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Associated PlacesBluntisham -- ParishHauxton -- ParishWillingham -- ParishCranborne School -- Place of StudySt John's College -- Place of Study
Source of DataLucy Busfield; Robert Imes
Biographical Sources ConsultedCCEd (Person ID: 19005); ACAD (Venn) (ID: SWL666S)
Other NoteBorn in Pentridge, Dorsetshire, ca 1652. Son of Gabriel Saywell (d. 1658), rector of Pentridge. Educated at Cranborne School, Dorset. Admitted sizar at St John’s College, Cambridge, 5 April 1666, at age 14. B.A. 1669-70; M.A. 1673 (incorporated 10 July 1677); B.D. 1680. Fellow of St John’s, 1671-85. Ordained priest at Ely on 18 September 1675. Preacher of the diocese of Ely, 1676. Vicar of Hauxton and Newton, Cambridgeshire, 1676-82. Curate of Willingham, Cambridgeshire, 1682-92. Rector of Bluntisham, Huntingdonshire, 1684-1709. Died 30 March 1709.
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GEMMS record createdJune 12, 2016
GEMMS record last editedMay 27, 2017