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Skinner, Thomas (1629/30–1679), physician and biographer

C. H. Firth

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Skinner, Thomas (1629/30–1679), physician and biographer, probably the son of Nicholas Skinner, of Brentwood, Essex, was born there, and educated at Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, before being admitted sizar of St John's College, Cambridge, on 29 May 1646, at the age of sixteen. He graduated BA in 1649 at ...

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