Argall, John an English clergyman and writer, was born in London, and educated at Christ Church, Oxford, where ;he graduated A.M. in 1565. He afterwards. studied divinity, took holy orders, and obtained the living of Halesworth, in Suffolk. He died at Cheston, near Halesworth, in October, 1606. He published, De Vera Ponitentia (1604):-and Introductio ad Artem Dialecticam (1605). See Chalmers, Biog. Dict.; Wood, Athence Oxonienses; Allibone, Diet. of Brit. and Amer. Authors, s.v.