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Lewis, David [St David Lewis; alias Charles Baker]locked

  • Richard C. Allen


Lewis, David [St David Lewis; alias Charles Baker] (1617–1679), Jesuit and martyr, was born at Abergavenny in Monmouthshire in 1617. It has previously been argued that he was the son of Henry Baker and his wife, Anne (née Baskerville), of Herefordshire and thereby a great-nephew of ...

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