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Hope, Johnlocked

(1739–1785)
  • Francis Watt
  • , revised by Jeffrey Herrle

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Hope, John (1739–1785), writer and politician, was born on 7 April 1739, the second son of Charles Hope (afterwards Hope-Vere) and Catherine Weir, and grandson of Charles Hope, first earl of Hopetoun. He was educated at the Revd Andrew Kinross's academy at Enfield, Middlesex...

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