Re: John Elwood at Queen's Colleage Oxford
According to my notes,I have:
John Elwood son of Christopher & Bridget Dobson. He was born 1643 in Dufton. Baptism on 26 Mar 1643 in Dufton.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Steve Hayes" <hayesstw@...> wrote:
> On 20 Mar 2013 at 14:47, Gillian Mc Kenna wrote:
> > Hi All,
> > Have found by googling that:
> > John Elwood son of Christopher of Dufton matriculated 1662 age 18 at Queen's
> > College Oxford.
> > John was probably b1643 Dufton, the son of Christopher & Bridget Dobson.
> > He was obviously alive in 1662. I have no further information for him after
> > that date. Does anyone have anything?
> In our records we have a John, son of Bridget & Christopher, born about 1647,
> but no further information, but as that is obviously the same John, will
> amend the information in our records accordingly.
> One possibility is that he became an Anglican clergyman after graduation (if
> he graduated), so it might be worth checking that out, and if that was the
> case he could have gone to a parish anywhere in the country. 1662 was just
> after the Restoration of Charles II.
> Steve Hayes
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- On 21 Mar 2013 at 12:02, Gillian Mc Kenna wrote:
> HiSo that makes it pretty likely that he was the one at Oxford.
> According to my notes,I have:
> John Elwood son of Christopher & Bridget Dobson. He was born 1643 in Dufton.
> Baptism on 26 Mar 1643 in Dufton.
It was his brother Reginald that I was looking for when I found your messages
on Rootschat -- do you have any more info about him?
Phone: 083-342-3563 or 012-333-6727