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Hutchinson, Thomaslocked

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Hutchinson, Thomas (1711–1780), colonial politician and historian, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on 9 September 1711, the son of Colonel Thomas Hutchinson (1674–1739), a wealthy merchant, and his wife, Sarah, née Foster (b. 1686, d. after 1739). Raised in a mansion filled with works of art on historical themes, he displayed a studious bent from his early years, and from 1723 attended ...

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