- W. P. Courtney
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Hamper, William (1776–1831), antiquary, the only child of Thomas Hamper, a Birmingham brass-founder, and his wife, Elizabeth Tyson, was born at Birmingham on 12 December 1776. Both parents died in 1811 and were buried in the churchyard of King's Norton, Worcestershire. Nothing is known of ...