Charles Sagar 1636-1698

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Charles SAGAR 1636-1698

Biographical Note

Son of Thomas Sagar of Whalley, Lancashire, husbandman. BA St John’s College, Cambridge 1657. Master of Blackburn School, Lancashire 1656; ejected as a nonconformist, 1666. Licensed to preach as a Presbyterian in Blackburn 1672. He was active as a minister in and around Blackburn for the rest of his life, and was briefly imprisoned in 1683.


Sagar’s probate inventory lists books valued at £40, from a total estate valued at £102.


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