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Penton, Stephen (1639–1706), college head

Edward Vallance

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Penton, Stephen (1639–1706), college head, the son of Stephen Penton, was born at Winchester on 30 March 1639 and baptized at St John's Church there on 9 April 1639. He was admitted as a scholar of Winchester College in 1653, matriculated from New College, Oxford...

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Subjects: Education

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