Benedict Kytbalde d.1545

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Benedict KYTBALDE or CUTBALD d.1545

Biographical Note

Fellow of Gonville Hall, Cambridge; BA 1541, MA 1543.


Kytbalde's probate inventory includes 55 titles, in 65 volumes, valued at £2 2s 7d (from a total estate valued at ca.£6 5s). The books are mostly in Latin or Greek, with a Hebrew grammar, covering theology, classics, philosophy, law and other topics. The full inventory is edited as Leedham-Green no.17 (see full citation below).


  • Leedham-Green, E. S., Books in Cambridge inventories, Cambridge, 1986, no.17/pp.36-37.
  • Venn, J. and J. A., Alumni Cantabrigienses, Cambridge, 1922.