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Freeman, Edward Augustuslocked

(1823–1892)
  • Frank Barlow

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Freeman, Edward Augustus (1823–1892), historian, the youngest child of John Freeman, colliery owner, and Mary Anne, née Carless, was born at Metchley Abbey in Harborne, Staffordshire, south-west of Birmingham, on 2 August 1823. The death of both his parents fifteen months later left him to the care of his paternal grandmother, the guardianship of an uncle (the ...

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