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White, Thomas (1628-1698), bishop of Peterborough and nonjuror

Michael A. A. Mullett

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/29275
White, Thomas (1628-1698), bishop of Peterborough and nonjuror

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White, Thomas (1628-1698), bishop of Peterborough and nonjuror, was born at Allington, Kent, the son of Peter White, who died shortly after Thomas's birth. Records of his university career record the family as of plebeian rank; his mother may have been a kinswoman of a local gentry family, the Brockmans ...

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