Thomas Bilney

(c. 1495—1531) evangelical reformer and martyr

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Protestant martyr. He is said to have converted H. Latimer to the doctrines of the Reformation and to have influenced M. Parker. In 1531 he was tried for Lollardy; after recanting and relapsing he was burnt.

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700) — Christianity.

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