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Birth: 1591
Death: 1675

Bishop of Peterborough in 1660, Bishop of Lincoln in 1663, and Bishop of Ely from 1667. He was a student at Christ's College, Cambridge. He became a Fellow of Pembroke Hall, Cambridge in 1616, and was Master of Pembroke from 1630. He was Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge in 1632. A visitation to the University on behalf of Parliament, in 1643 and led by Edward Montagu, 2nd Earl of Manchester, with Simeon Ashe and William Goode saw him deprived of his position. He went into exile with the future Charles II of England.
Ely Cathedral
East Cambridgeshire District
Cambridgeshire, England
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Record added: Dec 20, 2010
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Benjamin Laney
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