VENN: Adm. sizar (age 17) at ST JOHN'S, Nov. 1, 1655. S. of Thomas, of Carrington's Farm, Cockfield, Suffolk. B. there. Bapt. Sept. 30, 1638. School, Bury St Edmunds. ' Matric. 1656; B.A. 1659-60; M.A. 1663. Ord. priest (Ardfert) Aug. 7, 1660. C. of Barley, Herts., in 1664. V. of High Wycombe, 1674. R. of Highclere, Hants., 1680-1720. Died July 6, 1720. Buried at Highclere. 'Monumental inscription.'M.I. there. Portrait engraved by Virtue. Life printed, 1721. Brother of Samuel (1643) and father of the next. (D.N.B.; Babington, Cockfield.).
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Brother of Samuel (17946).