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Knox, Williamlocked

(1762–1831)
  • Thomas Hamilton
  • , revised by David Huddleston

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Knox, William (1762–1831), Church of Ireland bishop of Derry, was the fourth son of Thomas, first Viscount Northland, a title afterwards merged in the earldom of Ranfurly. He was born on 14 June 1762 and was schooled in England and then, from the age of fifteen, was educated at ...

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