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Mason, Johnlocked

(c. 1601–1672)
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Mason, John (c. 1601–1672), army officer and colonial official, was born in England. His parentage and place of birth are unknown. He served in the Low Countries under Sir Thomas Fairfax, who reportedly wrote to him at the outbreak of the civil war to urge his return; in ...

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