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  • JEREMY COLLIER (1650-1726), English nonjuring divine, was born at Stow-with-Quy, Cambridgeshire, on the 23rd of September 1650.
  • In 1712 George Hickes was the only survivor of the nonjuring bishops, and in the next year Collier was consecrated.
  • The controversy that ensued made a split in the nonjuring communion.
  • For particulars of Collier's history as a nonjuring bishop, see Thomas Lathbury, A History of the Nonjurors .
  • As regards French affairs, Talleyrand used his influence to help on the repeal of the vexatious laws against emigres, nonjuring priests, and the royalists of the west.

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