William Laud

William Laud (1573 - 1646)

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William "Archbishop of Canterbury" Laud
Born in Reading, Berkshire, Englandmap
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Died in Tower Hill, London, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 31 Jul 2016
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Categories: Archbishops of Canterbury, Church of England | Reading, Berkshire | St John's College, Oxford.


In 1590 he became scholar of St. John's College, Oxford, and was made fellow in 1593, president in 1611, chancellor of the University in 1630, archbishop of Canterbury in 1633.

He was executed Jan. 10, 1645/6.


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