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Edmund Cooke; fl 1501; clergyman; Whatfield, Suffolk

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  • fl 1501

Instituted Rector of Whatfield Church, Suffolk on 29 Jul 1501, having been presented by Sir John de Ver[e], Earl of Oxford. Resigned the living before the presentation of his successor on 13 Jan 1503.

John Plampin; fl 1794-1823; clergyman; Whatfield, Suffolk

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  • fl1794-1823

Instituted Rector of Whatfield Parish Church on 17 Jul 1794 (the benefice then being vacant on the death of the previous rector, Samuel Darby, clerk). Was presented by the Master of Jesus College, Cambridge, William Pearce.

Richard Somerton; fl 1439-1472; clergyman; Whatfield, Suffolk

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  • fl1439-c 1472

Instituted Rector of Whatfield parish church (with the vicarage of Bentley) Suffolk on 6 Dec 1439 after the death of the last rector, John Salle, on the presentation of Thomas Mykelfeld Esq.. patron and lord of the Manor of Bernards in Whatfield.

Thomas Dobson; fl 1472; clergyman; Whatfield, Suffolk

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  • fl 1472

Instituted Rector of Whatfield Church, Suffolk on 17 Apr 1472 on the death of the last rector, Richard Somerton. Was presented by John Bougchier (sic) kt (guardian of Richard Mekelfeld, son and heir of Thomas Mekelfeld, patron).