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NameTimothy Woodroffe
DenominationChurch of England
Livedb. ca. 1593-03-25 - d. ca. 1677-08-01 (old)
Linked Manuscripts
Linked Reports
Associated PlacesGreat Dunmow -- ParishKingsland -- ParishWenvoe -- ParishBalliol College -- Place of StudySt Alban Hall -- Place of Study
Source of DataAnne James; David Robinson
Biographical Sources ConsultedAO (Foster); ODNB (under Benjamin Woodroffe)
Other NoteIn his funeral sermon for Woodroffe (Bodleian, MS Rawl. E. 169), Alexander Clogie refers to him as the rector of Kingsland. His son, Benjamin Woodroffe, founded Gloucester College, which later led to the foundation of Worcester College, Oxford.
GEMMS record createdJune 15, 2016
GEMMS record last editedMay 27, 2017