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Venn, Henry (1725-1797), Church of England clergyman

Leonard Cowie

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/28184

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Venn, Henry (1725-1797), Church of England clergyman, was born at Barnes, Surrey, on 2 March 1725, the third son of Richard Venn (1691-1739), rector of St Antholin's, Watling Street, London, who was descended from an unbroken succession of clergymen from the time of the Reformation, and Maria Anna Isabella Margaretta ...

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