Burnet, Gilbert, 1643-1715

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Gilbert Burnet was appointed Bishop of Salisbury in 1689. His most important work, History of my own time, was published after his death. As a bishop he was known to be an excellent administrator and pastor.

From the description of Gilbert Burnet letter, Salisbury, [England], 1707 June 28. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 33928906

Bishop of Salisbury.

From the description of Autograph note signed : Salisbury, 1707 Sept. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270910875

Epithet: of Egerton Ch 7440

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000987.0x0002f6

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referencedIn Burnet family. Burnet family papers, 1725-1936 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Burnet, Gilbert, 1643-1715,. Gilbert Burnet collection on the Civil War [manuscript], ca. 1700. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Bellarmino, Roberto Francesco Romolo, Saint, 1542-1621,. Autograph letter signed from Roberto Francesco Romolo, Saint Bellarmino, to Signor Antonio Cervini, Montepulciano, 1617 December 23. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Hatton, Thomas, 1653 or 4-1684. Theological commonplace book of Thomas Hatton, ca. 1680. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Anne, Queen of Great Britain, 1665-1714. Autograph letter signed : "The Cockpitt" [London], to Gilbert Burnet, Bishop of Salisbury, [1689-1702] May 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Llwyd, Edward. Charecters [sic] transcribed from ... Burnet's History of his own time : manuscript, 1725. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Burnet, Gilbert, 1643-1715. Autograph note signed : Salisbury, 1707 Sept. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Burnet, Gilbert, 1643-1715. Autograph signature and seal to document : London, 1707 Feb. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Protestant Episcopal Theological Society minutes, 1810-1817 William L. Clements Library
creatorOf Burnet, Gilbert, 1643-1715. Gilbert Burnet letter, Salisbury, [England], 1707 June 28. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Boswell Collection, 1428-1936, 1700-1795 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library
referencedIn William Sherwin: Remarks upon Gilbert Burnet's History, 1725 Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
creatorOf Burnet, Gilbert, 1643-1715. History of the reformation of the Church of England : manuscript, [16--]. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Lee, Mary Hutchinson. John Lee papers, 1763-1851. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Boswell, James, 1740-1795. Boswell Collection, 1428-1936 (bulk 1700-1795). Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Rochester, John Wilmot, Earl of, 1647-1680. Letter : to Gilbert Burnet, bishop of Salisbury, 1680 June 25. Houghton Library
creatorOf Llwyd, Edward. Charecters [sic] transcribed from ... Burnet's History of his own time : manuscript, 1725. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Burnet Manuscripts, 17th-18th century Bodleian Library, Oxford
creatorOf Blackmore, Richard, Sir, d. 1729. [Commonplace book] University of California, Los Angeles
referencedIn Alexander Wedderburn: Signet Warrant for appointment, as Commissioner of Excise for Scotland: 1717.Scotland: Signet Warrants for various appointments, commissions, etc.: 1717-1725.David Ross: Signet Warrant for his appointment as Commissioner of Exci... British Library
creatorOf Burnet, Gilbert, 1643-1715,. Autograph letter signed from Gilbert Burnet, bishop of Salisbury, Salisbury, to Sir Robert Southwell? [manuscript], 1690 September 20. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Lawrence Braddon: Reflexions on the Vindication of the Countess Dowager of Essex, 1690 Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
referencedIn An abstract or several particulars of the infamous and lying history of Bp Burnet's own time vol.1, [ca 1723]. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Colvil, Samuel. Copy of Mock poem, or, Whiggs supplication, 1681 [manuscript], ca. 1725 and 1700. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Stampe, Thomas, d. 1714. Papers, 1701-1714. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D Houghton Library
referencedIn John Lee papers, Lee, John papers, 1763-1851 William L. Clements Library
creatorOf Burnet, Gilbert, 1643-1715. Reflections on a pamphlet entitul'd parliamentum pacificum licensed by the Earl of Sunderland & printed at London in March 1688, [ca. 1688]. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf St. George, Thomas, Sir, d. 1703,. Receipt from Sir Thomas St. George to the Bishop of Salisbury [manuscript], 1695. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Letters of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., collected and edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1413-1900 (inclusive), 1775-1839 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Furney, Richard, d. 1753,. Historical collections particularly relating to Gloucestershire [manuscript], compiled ca. 1713-ca. 1730. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Cochran, John, fl. 1816-1834. Letter: 1831 June 15, 108 Strand, London, to David Laing / John Cochran. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Burnet, Gilbert, 1643-1715. History of the reformation of the Church of England : manuscript, [16--]. Texas Christian University
referencedIn University of Chicago. Library. Special Collections Research Center. Burnettus restitutus, or, Bishop Burnet's history in burlesque verse : manuscript, [ca. 1740]. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Burnet, Gilbert, 1643-1715. The citation of Gilbert Burnet D.D. to answer in Scotland on the 27. June Old Stile, for High Treason: together with his answer; & three letters, writ by him, to the Right Honourable Earl of Midletoun, His Majestys Secretary of State. Brotherton Library, University of Leeds
referencedIn Mock poem or Whiggs supplication Part First, by Samuel Colvil, ca.1680 GB 206 Leeds University Library
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D Houghton Library
creatorOf St. George, Henry, Sir, 1625-1715,. Letters from Sir Henry St. George to various recipients [manuscript], 1703-1710. Folger Shakespeare Library
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associatedWith Anne, Queen of Great Britain, 1665-1714. person
associatedWith Bellarmino, Roberto Francesco Romolo, Saint, 1542-1621, person
associatedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795. person
associatedWith Braddon, Lawrence person
associatedWith Burnet, Elizabeth, 1661-1709, person
associatedWith Burnet family. family
associatedWith Catholic Church corporateBody
associatedWith Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685. person
associatedWith Church of England corporateBody
associatedWith Cochran, John, fl. 1816-1834. person
associatedWith Colvil, Samuel. person
associatedWith Colvil, Samuel, fl. 1640-1680 person
associatedWith Craster, Herbert Henry Edmund, Sir, 1879-1959, person
associatedWith Furney, Richard, d. 1753, person
associatedWith Gilbert Burnet, 1643-1715 person
associatedWith Hatton, Thomas, 1653 or 4-1684. person
associatedWith Houghton Library. corporateBody
associatedWith James II, King of England, 1633-1701. person
correspondedWith Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 person
associatedWith Lee, Mary Hutchinson person
associatedWith Lee, Mary Hutchinson. person
associatedWith Lee, Mary Tabitha person
associatedWith Nalson, John, 1638?-1686. person
associatedWith Protestant Episcopal Theological Society corporateBody
associatedWith Rochester, John Wilmot, Earl of, 1647-1680. person
associatedWith Sherwin, William person
correspondedWith Southwell, Robert, Sir, 1635-1702 person
associatedWith Spencer, Robert, 2d earl of Sunderland, 1640-1702. person
associatedWith Stampe, Thomas, d. 1714. person
correspondedWith St. George, Henry, Sir, 1625-1715, person
associatedWith St. George, Thomas, Sir, d. 1703, person
associatedWith University of Chicago. Library. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Chicago. Library. Special Collections Research Center. corporateBody
associatedWith Virieu, Mme. de. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
England
Scotland, United Kingdom
Great Britain
England
England
Great Britain
Great Britain
Subject
Reformation--Early works to 1800
Anti--Catholicism
Manuscripts--English
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Birth 1643-09-18

Death 1715-03-17

Britons

English

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