Chauncy, Maurice

Chauncy, Maurice, a monk of the Charter-house, London, was imprisoned in the reign of Henry VIII; for refusing to own the king's supremacy. He managed to remain unmolested in England. and in Flanders until the accession of queen Mary, when he was replaced at a monastery at Shene, near Richmond.- On the queen's death he again went to Flanders, but was obliged to removed to Bruges, where he died, July 15, 1581. The best of his :productions is entitled Historia Aliquot Nostri Securi Martyrum (Mentz, 1550, 4to).

Topical Outlines Nave's Bible Topics International Standard Bible Encyclopedia Online King James Bible King James Dictionary

Verse reference tagging and popups powered by VerseClick™.