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Guide to the Thomas Stampe Papers, 1701-1714

Abstract

Rector of Langley Burrell, Wiltshire, England; Nonjuror.

Volume of writings and correspondence of Thomas Stampe, who, in 1701, recanted an oath of allegiance to William and Mary, and thus became a Nonjuror while a beneficed clergy of the Church of England. Writings and letters all relate to the issues of religion, government, and allegiances, and mention George Hickes and Thomas Ken, Bishop of Bath and Wells. Also includes correspondence with Gilbert Burnet, the Bishop of Salisbury.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Stampe, Thomas, d. 1714.
Title
Thomas Stampe papers 1701-1714
Language of Material
English
Extent
0.4 Linear Feet, 1 Bound Volume
Location
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Collection Overview

Volume of writings and correspondence of Thomas Stampe, who, in 1701, recanted an oath of allegiance to William and Mary, and thus became a Nonjuror while a beneficed clergy of the Church of England. Writings and letters all relate to the issues of religion, government, and allegiances, and mention George Hickes and Thomas Ken, Bishop of Bath and Wells. Also includes correspondence with Gilbert Burnet, the Bishop of Salisbury.

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Contents of the Collection

Papers, 1701-1714
(1 bound volume)
Box 1

Historical Note

Thomas Stampe was the Rector of Langley Burrell, Wiltshire, England, who, in 1701, recandted an oath of allegiance to William and Mary, and thus became a Nonjuror.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Thomas Stampe Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Thomas Stampe Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 1986.

Processing Information

Processed by Rubenstein Library staff

Encoded by Carrie Mills, May 2011

Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 3-27-1986

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.