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 Richard Clyfton

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Richard Clyfton

  • Birth unknown
  • Death 1616
  • Burial Amsterdam, Amsterdam Municipality, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • Memorial ID 6238806

Separatist pastor of Babworth's All Saints' Paris Church, England. Under his teaching, the Pilgrim movement began which would culminate in the sailing of the Pilgrims to America on the Mayflower. Pastor of young William Bradford. Clyfton was one of the most effective authors for the Pilgrim Separatists. The church where he is buried has been deconsecrated and is now used by the city of Amsterdam as an exposition center.

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  • Originally Created by: Mike Reed
  • Added: 6 Mar 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6238806
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Clyfton (unknown–1616), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6238806, citing Zuiderkerk (South Church), Amsterdam, Amsterdam Municipality, Noord-Holland, Netherlands ; Maintained by Find A Grave .