William Boswell b.1581/2

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William BOSWELL or BOSVILE b.1581/2

Biographical Note

Of Bristol. BA Balliol College, Oxford 1601, MA 1605, BD 1618. Vicar of St Lawrence Jewry, London 1616, rector of Horton, Buckinghamshire 1618.


Boswell gave books to Balliol College, Oxford, and to Sion College, 1633; books of his are found in several Oxford colleges.


  • Foster, J., Alumni Oxonienses, Oxford, 1891.
  • Jayne, S., Library catalogues of the English renaissance, Godalming, 1983, 162.