Timothy Staniforth 1629/30-1684

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Timothy STANIFORTH 1629/30-1684

Biographical Note

Born at Derby, son of Richard Staniforth, rector of Breadsall. BA Christ’s College, Cambridge 1652. Curate of Allestree, Derbyshire, 1657; ejected 1662. Continued working in Derbyshire as an independent minister, and sometimes arrested; licensed as a Presbyterian at Chaddesden, 1672.


Staniforth’s probate inventory lists books valued at £20, from a total estate valued at £77.


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