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Jenkyns, Richardlocked

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Jenkyns, Richard (1782–1854), college head, born at Evercreech, Somerset, and baptized there on 21 December 1782, was the eldest son of John Jenkyns (1753–1824), prebendary of Wells, and his wife, Jane Banister (d. 1825). He was admitted as a commoner to Balliol College, Oxford...

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