Reference Entry

Glasse, Samuel (1734-1812), Church of England clergyman

Nigel R. Aston

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Glasse, Samuel (1734-1812), Church of England clergyman, was born and baptized on 18 June 1734 at Purton rectory, Purton, Wiltshire, the son of the Revd Richard Glasse (1700-1748), rector of Purton, and his wife, Elizabeth (d. 1747). Glasse was a scholar of Westminster School from 1749 to 1752, when he ...

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