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Thomas Fuller
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Born in Aldwinkle St Peters, Northamptonshire
Born in 1608
Died on 16th of August 1661

Born 1608. Died 1661 - Clergyman and writer.

First work was The History of Holy War (1639). Appointed chaplain to the commander of the Royalists Ralph Hopton during the Civil War, later appointed chaplain-extraordinary to Charles II. Died before he completed his most famous work, History of the Worthies of Britain, it was published the year after his death.

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