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Walker, Obadiah (1616–1699), college head and author

R. A. P. J. Beddard

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Walker, Obadiah (1616–1699), college head and author, was born at Darfield, near Barnsley, the son of William Walker of Worsbrough Dale in the West Riding of Yorkshire. He was baptized at his father's parish on 17 September 1616. Nothing is known of his schooling. He matriculated at ...

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Subjects: Education

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