Griffith, John, 1622?-1700

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John Griffith, was the Rector of Llaneilian-yn-Rhos, Denbighshire from 1683 to 1689 and later became the Vicar of Llangernyw in the same county. He spent his later years in Berkshire.

From the guide to the John Griffith's Sermon Book, 1683-1702, (Bangor University)

Epithet: of Burton Agnes, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Epithet: Rector of Killamarsh

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Epithet: of Add MS 29133

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Epithet: E I Company's agent at Bussora

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Epithet: of Add MS 15856

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referencedIn Hill, John R. Hill, John R. Papers, 1826-1878 University of Texas Libraries
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, E-K. Houghton Library
referencedIn (XXXIV. ff. 369). Jan.-June 1786.includes:ff. 1, 86, 241, 317 Catherine Gaudy: Letters to Sir R. M. Keith: 1776-1788.: Fr. f. 3 General Georg von? Brown, Count: Letter to Sir R. M. Keith: 1786. ff. 5, 61 Samuel Manesty, E I Company's Agent at Basso... British Library
referencedIn Vol. ii. Jan. 1772-June, 1773.John Caillaud, Brigadier-General: Letters to W. Hastings: 1772-1808.Sir John Mcpherson, Member of the Council, afterwards Governor-General of India: Letters to W. Hastings: 1772-1786.includes:ff. 1-207, passim Joseph Fow... British Library
referencedIn MODERN IMPRESSION of the heraldic seal of Sir John Griffith, of Burton Agnes, E.R., co. York, circ. 1430 (?). From a silver matrix in the possession of Lt.-Col. F. H. Hollingshead, O.B.E.Sir John Griffith, of Burton Agnes, East Riding of Yorkshire: H... British Library
referencedIn COPIES of various diplomatic instruments in the reigns of Charles I. and Charles II., in the writing, for the most part, of John Nicholas, son of Sir Edward Nicholas, Secretary of State, and apparently intended for the use of the latter, as a Book of... British Library
creatorOf John Griffith's Sermon Book, 1683-1702 Bangor University
referencedIn United States Sanitary Commission records. Army and Navy Claim Agency archives, 1861-1870 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn (III. ff. 315). Apr. 1727-Mar. 1729.Philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke: Briefs and notes in appeal cases in the House of Lords: 1719-1763.includes:f. 1 Simon Fraser, Lord Lovat: Lawsuits: 1721, 1727. f. 1 Sir James Mackenzie, of Royston; Lord of Se... British Library
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India, Asia
Morea, Greece
River Spey, Scotland
Netherlands, Europe
Genoa, Italy
London, England
Sermons, Welsh 18th century
Sermons, Welsh 17th century


Birth 1622

Death 1700



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