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Harley, Robert, first earl of Oxford and Mortimerlocked

(1661–1724)
  • W. A. Speck

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Harley, Robert, first earl of Oxford and Mortimer (1661–1724), politician, was born on 5 December 1661 in Bow Street, London, and baptized on the following day at St Paul's, Covent Garden. He was the eldest son of Sir Edward Harley (1624–1700) of Brampton Bryan, Herefordshire...

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