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Cowper, Williamlocked

(bap. 1701, d. 1767)
  • Phil Knowles


Cowper, William (bap. 1701, d. 1767), physician and antiquary, was baptized at St Peter's, Chester, on 29 July 1701, the third child of the Revd John Cowper (1671–1718), of Overlegh, near Chester, vicar of Middlewich and fellow of Brasenose College, Oxford, and Catherine (...

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