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Dissent and Frittenden’s Congregation

Frittenden’s Marian Martyrs Edmund Allin was the local miller and a literate man who led bible-reading classes for Protestants and it is likely that he was a local Protestant leader. This would have meant that the Rector, John Taylor, probably saw the miller as a local rival for political leadership of the village. Kent visitation records, from late 1557, report that John…