Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Alleine, Richard, born in 1611 at Ditcheat, Somerset, where his father held preferment, and educated at Oxford, was for twenty years rector of Batcomb, but was ejected after the Restoration as a nonconformist. He died in 1681. Of his many religious treatises the best known is entitled Vindiciae Pictatis.