William Cole (Dean of Lincoln)
A Protestant refugee from Marian England, Cole returned on Elizabeth accession and was appointed President of Corpus Christi College in 1568, a controversial appointment, since most of the conservative fellowship was opposed to his Puritan beliefs and his status as a married clergyman.
- Stephen, Leslie, ed. (1887). "Cole, William (d.1600)". Dictionary of National Biography. 11. London: Smith, Elder & Co.
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