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Ayres, Anne

Allen C. Guelzo.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1245 words.

Ayres, Anne (03 January 1816–09 February 1896), founder of the first Episcopal women's religious order, founder of the first Episcopal women’s religious order, was born in London, England,...

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Badby, William (d. 1380/81), Carmelite friar and preacher

Richard Copsey.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 366 words.

Badby, William (d. 1380/81), Carmelite friar and preacher, was born in East Anglia, of unknown parents. He joined the Carmelite order and probably passed his early years in religious life...

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Benson [name in religion Boston], William (d. 1549), abbot then dean of Westminster

C. S. Knighton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1147 words.

Benson [name in religion Boston], William (d. 1549), abbot then dean of Westminster, is said to have been born at Peterborough, though his name in religion implies that he was originally...

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Bilney, Thomas (c. 1495–1531), evangelical reformer and martyr

P. R. N. Carter.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 2422 words.

Bilney, Thomas (c. 1495–1531), evangelical reformer and martyr, known as Little Bilney on account of his short stature, was born in Norfolk, most likely at Norwich. Of his parents nothing...

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Bromyard [Bromyarde], John (d. c. 1352), Dominican friar and preacher

Peter Binkley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 527 words.

Bromyard [Bromyarde], John (d. c. 1352), Dominican friar and preacher, was of obscure origins, and nothing certain is known of his education except that it must have included...

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Burke, Thomas Nicholas [formerly Anthony Nicholas] (1830–1883), Dominican friar and preacher

Rosemary Mitchell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 779 words.

Burke, Thomas Nicholas [formerly Anthony Nicholas] (1830–1883), Dominican friar and preacher, was born in Kirwans Lane in the town of Galway on 8 September 1830, the third son of Walter...

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Carier, Benjamin (bap. 1565, d. 1614), Church of England clergyman and Roman Catholic convert

Antony Charles Ryan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 1086 words.

Carier, Benjamin (bap. 1565, d. 1614), Church of England clergyman and Roman Catholic convert, was baptized on 6 January 1565 at Boughton Monchelsea, Kent, the third child and eldest son of...

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Cranmer, Thomas (1489–1556), archbishop of Canterbury

Diarmaid MacCulloch.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Christianity; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 16480 words.

Cranmer, Thomas (1489–1556), archbishop of Canterbury, was born, according to his first, anonymous, biographer, on 2 July 1489, at Aslockton, Nottinghamshire. The Cranmers were an old...

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Day, George (c. 1502–1556), bishop of Chichester

Malcolm Kitch.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1423 words.

Day, George (c. 1502–1556), bishop of Chichester, was the third son of Richard Day, gentleman, of Newport, Shropshire, and Agnes Osborne, and the elder brother of William Day (1529–1596)....

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Dodsworth, William (1798–1861), Tractarian clergyman and Roman Catholic writer

S. E. Young.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches; Religious Studies; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 695 words.

Dodsworth, William (1798–1861), Tractarian clergyman and Roman Catholic writer, was born on 19 March 1798 at Kirk Ella, Yorkshire, the third son of wealthy Hull timber merchant, John...

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