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Habington, Williamlocked

  • Robert Wilcher


Habington, William (1605–1654), poet, the son of Thomas Habington (1560–1647), antiquary, and Mary, daughter of Edward Parker, twelfth Baron Morley, was born at Hindlip Hall in Worcestershire on 4 November 1605. He had three sisters, Mary, Frances, and Elizabeth, who all married, and a brother, ...

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