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Gerard, Johnlocked

  • Thomas M. McCoog


Gerard, John (1564–1637), Jesuit, was born on 4 October 1564 at Etwall, Derbyshire, the second son of Sir Thomas Gerard (d. 1601) of Bryn, Lancashire, and Elizabeth, eldest daughter and coheir of Sir John Port of Etwall. His early life was spent at ...

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