Reference Entry

Ames, William (1576-1633), theologian and university teacher

Keith Sprunger

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Early years and education | Exile and chaplaincy in the Netherlands, 1610-1619 | Defender of Calvinism and adviser to the Synod of Dort, 1618-1619 | Professor and writer at Franeker University, 1622-1633 | Spokesman of English puritanism | Move to Rotterdam and death (1633)

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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