Manuscript memoranda concerning Cambridge University affairs.
Peter Parham: Memoranda on Cambridge University
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.7966
- Dates of Creation1666-1676
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- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 volume
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Administrative / Biographical History
Peter Parham was born at Swanton Morley, Norfolk, and educated at Swanton Morley, Mattishall and Norwich. He was admitted a pensioner at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, in 1653, aged 17 (B.A., 1657; M.A., 1660; M.D., 1679), and was a Fellow, 1659-1679. Parham practised medicine in Norwich. He died in 1723.
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Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives. The biographical history was compiled with reference to the entry on Peter Parham in John Venn and J.A. Venn, Alumni Cantabrigienses, part I, vol. III (Cambridge University Press, 1924), p. 304.