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Allibond, John (1596/7–1658), Church of England clergyman and satirist

Richard L. Greaves.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Humour; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 778 words.

Allibond, John (1596/7–1658), Church of England clergyman and satirist, was born at Chenies, Buckinghamshire, the son of Peter Allibond (1559/60–1629), rector of Chenies. He was a chorister...

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Clubbe, John (c. 1703–1773), satirist and Church of England clergyman

Peter Virgin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Humour; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 509 words.

Clubbe, John (c. 1703–1773), satirist and Church of England clergyman, was one of the sons of the Revd George Clubbe (d. 1711), rector of Whatfield, Suffolk. Clubbe entered King's College,...

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Forrester, Thomas (c. 1588–1642), Church of Scotland minister and satirist

David Stevenson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Humour; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 586 words.

Forrester, Thomas (c. 1588–1642), Church of Scotland minister and satirist, is of unknown parentage. He graduated MA at the University of St Andrews on 22 July 1608, but nothing is known of...

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Hall, Joseph (1574–1656), bishop of Norwich, religious writer, and satirist

Richard A. McCabe.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Literature; Humour; Religious Studies. 4645 words.

Hall, Joseph (1574–1656), bishop of Norwich, religious writer, and satirist, was born on 1 July 1574 at Bristow Park, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, the son of John Hall (d. 1608) and his wife,...

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Lancaster, Nathaniel (b. in or after 1700, d. 1775), Church of England clergyman and satirist

Philip Carter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Humour; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 504 words.

Lancaster, Nathaniel (b. in or after 1700, d. 1775), Church of England clergyman and satirist, was born in Cheshire, though further details of his parentage and childhood are unknown. The...

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Taliaferro, Hardin Edwards

William Grimes Cherry.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Literature; Humour. 922 words.

Taliaferro, Hardin Edwards (1811–02 November 1875), author and Baptist minister, was born Mark Hardin Taliaferro in Surry County, North Carolina, the son of Charles Taliaferro, a farmer and...

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Whiting, Nathaniel (1611/12–1682), satirist and nonconformist minister

James Sambrook.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Humour; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 647 words.

Whiting, Nathaniel (1611/12–1682), satirist and nonconformist minister, was the son of Nathaniel Whiting, of Horspool Grange, near Desford, Leicestershire, gentleman, and his first wife,...

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Wild, Robert (1615/16–1679), nonconformist minister and satirical poet

Richard L. Greaves.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literature; Humour; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 2274 words.

Wild, Robert (1615/16–1679), nonconformist minister and satirical poet, was born at St Ives, Huntingdonshire, the son of Robert Wild, shoemaker. After attending a private school at St Ives...

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