Henry Wells (Master of Trinity Hall, Cambridge)

Henry Wells was an English academic in the late 14th and early 15th centuries.[1]

Wells was born in Upwell. He was Rector of Grimston, Norfolk from 1399 to 1406; and Archdeacon of Lincoln from 1405 to 1431.[2] Wells was Master of Trinity Hall, Cambridge from 1413[3] until 1429.[4]


  1. ^ Alumni Cantabrigienses: A Biographical List of All Known Students, Graduates and Holders of Office at the University of Cambridge, from the Earliest Times to 1900, John Venn/John Archibald Venn Cambridge University Press > (10 volumes 1922 to 1953) Part I. 1209-1752 Vol. iv. Saal – Zuinglius, 1927) p362
  2. ^ King, H.P.F. (1962), Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1300–1541, 1, pp. 6–8
  3. ^ The Masters of Trinity Hall, Cambridge
  4. ^ "Full text of "Trinity hall; or, The college of scholars of the Holy Trinity of Norwich, in the University of Cambridge" Malden, H.E. p66: London: F.E. Robinson; 1902