John Massey 1614/5-1668

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John MASSEY 1614/5-1668

Biographical Note

Son of Henry Massey, of Temple Combe, Somerset. BA St Edmund Hall, Oxford 1636. Rector of Patney, Wiltshire 1647 (ejected 1662).


Probate inventory lists books valued at £20, from an estate valued at £204; by his nuncupative will, he left all his property to his wife Joan.

Characteristic Markings

None of Massey's books have been identified.


  • Foster, J., Alumni Oxonienses, Oxford, 1891.
  • Matthews, A. G. Calamy revised. Oxford, 1934.