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| Edward RAINBOW|
Matric. pens. from MAGDALENE, Easter 1625, from Oxford [ Oxfordshire ].
S. of Thomas, V. of Blyton, Lincolnshire . B. April 20, 1608 .
Schools, Gainsborough [ Lincolnshire ] and Westminster [ London ].
Scholar of Corpus Christi, Oxford [ Oxfordshire ], Jul., 1623.
Migrated to Cambridge [ Cambridgeshire ];
nominated to a scholarship at Magdalene by Frances, dowager countess of Warwick.
B.A. 1626/7 ;
M.A. 1630 ;
B.D. 1637 ;
D.D. 1643 .
Fellow, 1633-42 .
Master, 1642-50, 1660-4 .
Vice-Chancellor, 1662-3 .
Master of a school at Kirton-in-Lindsey [ Lincolnshire ], 1630 .
V. of Childerley, Cambridgeshire , 1637 .
R. of Gt Easton, Essex , 1648-50 .
R. of Benefield, Northamptonshire , 1659-64 .
R. of Little Chesterford, Essex , c 1650 .
Chaplain to the King, 1660-4
Dean of Peterborough [ Northamptonshire ], 1661-4 .
Bishop of Carlisle [ Cumberland ], 1664-84 .
Married Elizabeth, dau. of Dr Henry Smith (former Master of Magdalene).
Died 26 Mar., 1684; buried at Dalston, Cumberland . M.I.
( Mag. Coll. Hist., 108; D.N.B.; Al. Oxon. )
|Edward RAINBOW |
Approx. lifespan: 16081684
Matric. pens. from Magdalene College 1625:04ET: from Oxford, [Oxfordshire],
s. of Thomas RAINBOW V. of Blyton, Lincolnshire ,
b. April 20 1608
Schools Gainsborough, [Lincolnshire], and Westminster, [London],
Scholar of Corpus Christi College [Oxford] 1623:07
Migrated to Cambridge University
nominated to a scholarship at Magdalene College by Frances, dowager countess of Warwick.
Master 1642-50, 1660-4
Master of a school at Kirton-in-Lindsey, [Lincolnshire], 1630
V. of Childerley, Cambridgeshire , 1637
R. of Gt Easton, Essex , 1648-50
R. of Benefield, Northamptonshire , 1659-64
R. of Little Chesterford, Essex , c1650
Chaplain to the King 1660-64
Dean of Peterborough, [Northamptonshire], 1661-64
Bishop of Carlisle, [Cumberland], 1664-84
m. Elizabeth SMITH dau. of Dr Henry SMITH (former Master of Magdalene College )
Died 1684:03:26 ; buried at Dalston, Cumberland ,
( Mag. Coll. Hist. 108; D.N.B.; Al. Oxon. )