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Watson, Williamlocked

  • Mark Nicholls


Watson, William (1559?–1603), Roman Catholic priest and conspirator, was born, by his own calculation, on 23 April 1559. Apart from the fact that he hailed from co. Durham nothing is known of his family. According to his never entirely trustworthy autobiographical note, apparently written for ...

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Historical Journal
Bodleian Library, Oxford
Camden Society
W. Cobbett, ed. T. B. Howell & T. J. Howell, 34 vols. (1809–28)
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London