William Corker 1632/3-1702

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William CORKER 1632/3-1702

Biographical Note

Of Yorkshire. BA Trinity College, Cambridge 1655, fellow 1657, MA 1658, proctor 1674-75. Vicar of Barrington, Cambridgeshire 1666, prebendary of Salisbury 1675.


Corker bequeathed his large library of books to Trinity, along with other benefactions to the College.


  • McKitterick, D. The making of the Wren Library, 1995, 56.
  • Venn, J. & J. A., Alumni Cantabrigienses. Cambridge, 1922.