John Merry 1650/1-1703?

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John MERRY 1650/1-1703?

Biographical Note

Son of Thomas Merry of Milton Abbas, Dorset. BA New Inn Hall, Oxford 1674. Vicar of Stourpaine, Dorset 1677; rector of Steepleton Iwerne, 1691.


Merry's library was sold by retail sale in London, 5.10.1703 (no catalogue survives).

Characteristic Markings

None of Merry's books have been identified.


  • Alston, R. C., Inventory of sale catalogues .... 1676-1800, 2010.
  • Foster, J., Alumni Oxonienses, Oxford, 1891.