Biography of Edmund Allen Clergyman 1519-1559

Around 1519 Edmund Allen Clergyman was born.

In 1536 Edmund Allen Clergyman (age 17) was elected Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University.

Henry Machyn's Diary. 10 Oct 1558. The x day of October was bered in sant Faythe [Map] mastores Alene, the wyff of master (blank) Allen [Note. possibly Edmund Allen Clergyman (age 39)], with ij [white] branchys, and xviij torchys, and iiij gret tapurs, and [many] morners in blake, and all the belles of Powlles, and ....

Before 27 Jul 1559 Edmund Allen Clergyman (age 40) was elected Bishop of Rochester although he died before being installed.

On 27 Jul 1559 Edmund Allen Clergyman (age 40) died.

Henry Machyn's Diary. 30 Aug 1559. The sam tym afterward was bered in the body of the chyrche master Allen (deceased), nuw electyd bysshope of Rochaster, with a fuw clarkes syngyng, and ther dyd pryche for hym master Huntyngtun the prycher-the wyche he had a wyf and viij [8] chylderyn.