Name: Robert KING 1 2
Change Date: 14 MAR 2015
Note: 'Robert King, Descended from the Saxon Kings of Devonshire third son of John Bishop of London was brought up at Winchester School and Christ Church in Oxford where he proceeded Master of Arts; changing his Course he went to the Wars in Holland then to some Service by Sea lastly he engaged in a Voyage to the Amazons in the West Indies, which proving successless to his Fortune & Health gave him a lingring preparation to his last Voyage of his Life finished Nov: 4 in the 58 Year of his Age Anno Christi 1654.' 3
Birth: ABT 1597 in Berkshire
Note: Third son.
Education: King, Robert, born in Berks, s. (John), bishop of London. CHRIST CHURCH, matric. 30 Oct., 1612, aged 14; B.A. 15 May, 1615, M.A. 18 June, 1618; brother of Philip and William 1616. 1612 4
Death: 04 NOV 1654 2|
Father: John KING Bishop of London b: ABT 1559 in Worminghall, Buckinghamshire
Mother: Joan FREEMAN
- Title: Dictionary of National Biography
Publication: Oxford University Press
- Title: Visitation
Page: Visitation of Sussex 1662
Harleian edition, Vol.LXXXIX 1937
Edited by A.W. Hughes Clark, F.S.A.
Henry King, pp.67-69
- Title: Book
Page: Poems and Psalms by Henry King, D.D.
Sometime Lord Bishop of Chichester
edited by J. Hannah B.A., Fellow of Lincoln College
- Title: Alumni Oxonienses: The Members of the University of Oxford1500-1714 and 1715-1886
Abbrev: Oxford Alumni
Author: Compiler: Joseph Foster
Publication: Parker & Co, Oxford