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Nicholas Ridley
Birth: 1503
Death: Oct. 16, 1555

Ridley was private chaplain to Archbishop Thomas Cranmer & then to King Henry VIII. Under the reign of Edward, he became bishop of London, & was part of the committee that drew up the first English Book of Common Prayer. When Mary came to the throne, Ridley was arrested, tried & burned at the stake with Hugh Latimer. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 

Cause of death: Burned at the stake.
Martyrs' Memorial
City of Oxford
Oxfordshire, England
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Originally Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: Jan 29, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6141268
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You stood for what you believed in and we are all truly proud of you. May you rest in peace now.
- Kathy
 Added: Oct. 17, 2013
For a long ago ancestor. RIP
- Dorothy Bowes
 Added: Jul. 19, 2013
Jesus said;- Be thou faithful unto death and I will give to you the crown of life. Rev.2
- David Martin
 Added: Apr. 23, 2013
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