1893 text

Thomas Elborough was one of Pepys’s schoolfellows, and afterwards curate of St. Lawrence Poultney.

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language hat   Link to this

The Companion gives his name as [Robert].

Pauline   Link to this

L&M Companion posits (in parens) Robert for the first name of this St. Paul's schoolfellow of Sam's. Born at Hamburg. Went on to Emmanuel College, Cambridge. St. Lawrence Poultney curate in 1664.

Kevin Peter   Link to this

On 4 February 1663, Pepys encounters Elborough at St. Paul's school, and refers to Elborough as "...a fool, as he ever was, or worse."


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