William St Barbe d.1619

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William ST BARBE d.1619

Biographical Note

Son of William St Barbe, gentleman of the privy chamber to Henry VIII. BA Christ Church, Oxford 1576, MA 1579, BD 1587. Rector of Eastnor, Herefordshire 1590, canon of Hereford Cathedral 1597.


St Barbe gave 22 books to the Cathedral ca.1619.


  • Foster, J., Alumni Oxonienses, Oxford, 1891.
  • Jayne, S., Library catalogues of the English renaissance, new edn, Winchester, 1983, p.149.