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Irons, William Josiahlocked

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Irons, William Josiah (1812–1883), Church of England clergyman and theological writer, born at Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, on 12 September 1812, was the second son of the Revd Joseph Irons (1785–1852) and his first wife, Mary Ann, daughter of William Broderick; she died in 1828. ...

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