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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

Collection Number
RL.01245
Title
Thomas Stampe papers
Date
1701-1714
Creator
Stampe, Thomas, d. 1714
Extent
0.4 Linear Feet, 1 Bound Volume
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

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