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John Strype (1643–1737)

Strype, John. An English ecclesiastical historian; born at London, Nov. 1, 1643; died at Hackney, Dec. 11, 1737. His works include: ‘Annals of the Reformation in England’ (4 vols., 1709–31); ‘Lives’ of Thomas Cranmer, Sir Thomas Smith, John Aylmer, Sir John Cheke, Edmund Grindall, Matthew Parker, and John Whitgift; and ‘Ecclesiastical Memorials’ (3 vols., 1721).