Theophilus Dillingham 1612-1678
Theophilus DILLINGHAM 1612-78
Born at Over Deane, Bedfordshire, son of Thomas Dillingham, rector there. BA Emmanuel College, Cambridge 1634, MA 1637, fellow of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge 1638, BD 1644, DD 1655. Master of Clare College 1655; he was briefly ejected in 1660, but reinstated shortly afterwards. Prebendary of York 1661, archdeacon of Bedford 1667.
Dillingham bequeathed books, and money for the purchase of books, to Clare College.
- Clare College 1326-1926, 1928, 316.
- Gascoigne, John. "Dillingham, Theophilus (1613–1678), college head." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.