Re: [pepysdiary] Muggleton, Lodowicke (1609-1698) ONDB "Life of the Day"
- Thanks, Michael, for another reminder of what's going on beyond Pepys's ken
In a 2001 review on H-NET of a collection of key Muggletonian writings, Ted
Vallance , Department of History, University of Sheffield says appropriately,
"The Muggletonians are, in historical terms, the coelacanths of the radical
religious sects of seventeenth-century England. Long thought extinct, they
resurfaced in the twentieth century, the emergence of their archive in the
1970s happily coinciding with a re-awakening of academic interest in these
At 09:18 AM 3/14/2007 +0000, you wrote:
>Muggleton, Lodowicke (1609-1698), co-founder of Muggletonianism, was
>born in July 1609 in Walnut Tree Yard (later New Street), off
>Bishopsgate Street, London, the youngest of three children of John
>Muggleton, a farrier, and his first wife, Mary (1576/7-1612), possibly
>formerly Mary Mayles.
>Yahoo! Groups Links