Gilbert Drake 1600/1-1629

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Gilbert DRAKE 1600/1-1629

Biographical Note

Son of John Drake of Littleham, Devon. BA Wadham College, Oxford 1621, MA 1624, fellow 1625. Rector of Condicott, Gloucestershire 1629.


Drake bequeathed books to Wadham College.


  • Foster, J. Alumni Oxonienses: The Members of the University of Oxford 1500-1714/1715-1886, 8 vols, Oxford, 1891.
  • Morgan, P. Oxford libraries outside the Bodleian. 2nd edn, Oxford, 1980.
  • Poole, W. Wadham College books in the age of John Wilkins, 2014, 40.