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White Kennett

(1660—1728) historian and bishop of Peterborough


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(1660–1728),

Bp. of Peterborough from 1718. He was an active supporter of the Revolution of 1689, became a leading Low Churchman, and in the Bangorian Controversy he opposed the proceedings against B. Hoadly. He was a keen antiquarian.

Subjects: Christianity — History.


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