The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Fabricator of a Popish plot for the overthrow of the Protestant faith in England, the allegation of which brought to the block several innocent men; rewarded at first with a pension and safe lodgment in Westminster Hall, was afterwards convicted of perjury, flogged, and imprisoned for Life, but at the revolution was set at liberty and granted a pension of £300 (1650-1705).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Oates, Titus'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/o/oates-titus.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.