King, Henry, 1592-1669

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Henry King (1592-1669), poet, was educated at Westminster and Christ Church, Oxford (B.A., 1611; M.A., 1614; D.D., 1625). He became a prebendary of St Paul's, London, 1616; Archdeacon of Colchester, 1617; and canon of Christ Church, Oxford, 1624. He was appointed Dean of Rochester in 1639, and Bishop of Chichester in 1642. King published poems and sermons. He died at Chichester on 30 September 1669.

From the guide to the Henry King: Poems, c. 1648, (Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives)

Epithet: Bishop of Chichester; of Seal CLIX

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Epithet: Bishop of Chichester (1642)

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Epithet: of Truro, county Cornwall

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creatorOf Burlington, Richard Boyle, Earl of, 1612-1698,. A book of verses collected by me, R. Dungarvan [manuscript], ca. 1630. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Jack Cole Scrapbook Collection, 1910s-1970s V & A Department of Theatre and Performance
creatorOf Henry King: Poems, c. 1648 Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
referencedIn North American Land Company ledger, 1795-1805, 1795-1805 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn John Eldon Thayer collection of motion picture memorabilia, 1916-1979. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Griffith, Richard, d. 1788. Poetical miscellany [manuscript], ca. 1640. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn [Commonplace book], [ca. 1640]. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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creatorOf Sapp, Allen, 1922-1999. Illusions and affirmations / by Allen Sapp. SUNY at Buffalo, University at Buffalo
referencedIn Hillhouse family papers, 1707-1943 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Dede, Henry, fl. 1630-1631. Poetical miscellany, 1630-1631, 1637. Folger Shakespeare Library
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referencedIn Souvenir programs of motion pictures, 1915-1978. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf King, Henry, 1592-1669. Poetical miscellany [manuscript], ca. 1630. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Henry King: Poems, c. 1648 Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
referencedIn Henry King, Bishop of Chichester, 1641-1669.Henry King, Bishop of Chichester: Seal: 1641-1069.Hadley Cox, Archdeacon and Commissary of Bedford: Seals: 1771-1782. British Library
referencedIn Sir Andrew Henley, 1st Baronet; of Bramshill, county Hampshire, and Henley, county Somerset: Correspondence chiefly rel. to his private affairs: 1659-1669.includes:f. 12 Paul, Cornwall: Bond for the lease of the Rectory from A. Henley to H. King: 1... British Library
creatorOf Ayton, Robert, Sir, 1570-1638. Commonplace book, [ca. 1634]. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Lothar and Eva Just Film Stills Collection. Harvard Film Archive, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
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creatorOf Day, Matthew, 1574-1661,. Commonplace book of Matthew Day [manuscript], ca. 1650. Folger Shakespeare Library
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referencedIn Cambridge Notebook of Notes, Sermons and Letters, 1627-1682 Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
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creatorOf Sapp, Allen, 1922-1999. Illusions and affirmations : for bass voice and strings / by Allen Sapp ; texts by Santayana, King, Donne, Coleridge, Tennyson. SUNY at Buffalo, University at Buffalo
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correspondedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Burlington, Richard Boyle, Earl of, 1612-1698, person
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
associatedWith Cole, Jack., 1911-1974 person
associatedWith Day, Matthew, 1574-1661, person
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Hall, Joseph, fl. 1650. person
associatedWith Hillhouse family. family
correspondedWith King, H. B. person
associatedWith King, Henry person
associatedWith North American land company corporateBody
associatedWith Sapp, Allen, 1922-1999. person
associatedWith Thayer, John Eldon, 1899-1980 person
associatedWith Thomas Belke person
associatedWith United States Sanitary Commission corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Southampton, Hampshire
Paul, Cornwall
St. Just, Cornwall
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Tipperary, county of, Ireland
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Birth 1592

Death 1669-09-30

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