Thomas Clare (monk)

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Thomas Clare was an English medieval Benedictine monk and university Chancellor.

Clare was a Doctor of Theology.[1] He was a Benedictine monk in Bury St Edmunds. In 1409, he was a proctor for the English Benedictines in Pisa.

Clare was twice Chancellor of the University of Oxford in 1416 and 1417.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brill, E. J. (1969). Studies in Church History. Volume V. Google Books. p. 102. 
  2. ^ Hibbert, Christopher, ed. (1988). "Appendix 5: Chancellors of the University". The Encyclopaedia of Oxford. Macmillan. pp. 521–522. ISBN 0-333-39917-X. 
Academic offices
Preceded by
William Barrowe
Chancellor of the University of Oxford
1416
Succeeded by
William Barrowe
Preceded by
William Barrowe
Chancellor of the University of Oxford
1417
Succeeded by
Walter Trengof