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Gwinne, Matthewlocked

  • Iain Wright


Gwinne, Matthew (1558–1627), physician and playwright, 'descended from an antient family in Wales' (Ward, 260) and probably the eldest son of Edward Gwinne (d. 1584), grocer or mercer, was born in London on 16 May 1558. On 28 April 1570 he was entered at ...

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