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Clarke, John (1609–1676), colonial agent and Baptist preacher

Theodore Dwight Bozeman

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/5507

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Clarke, John (1609–1676), colonial agent and Baptist preacher, was born on 8 October 1609 in Westhorpe, Suffolk, the fifth of seven children of Thomas Clarke (d. 1627), a man of middling rank, and Rose Keridge. He appears to have received some university education and to have undertaken some study of medicine, possibly at ...

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Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches ; US Politics ; US Colonial and Revolutionary History ; Colonialism and Imperialism

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