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Knight, Sir Johnlocked

(d. 1718)
  • Paul D. Halliday


Knight, Sir John (d. 1718), merchant and politician, was the elder son of John Knight (1616?–1679) of Bristol, merchant, and his first wife, a Somerset woman whose maiden name was Parsons. The elder John Knight was the grandson of the effective founder of the family's position within the civic and mercantile worlds of ...

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