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LLOYD , JOHN ( 1558 - 1603 ), cleric and scholar ;

b. at Denbigh , and brother of Hugh Lloyd ( 1546 - 1601 ) . All that is known of him can be read in D.N.B. He was at Winchester and New College , Oxford , was Fellow of New College 1579-96 , received the college living of Writtle ( Essex ) in 1598 ; d. in 1603, and was buried at Writtle . He published Josephus on the Maccabees (with a Latin translation) in 1590 , and Barlaam's tract on the Papacy in 1592 .


Emeritus Professor Robert Thomas Jenkins, C.B.E., D.Litt., Ll.D., F.S.A., (1881-1969), Bangor

Published date: 1959