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Langton, Bennetlocked

(bap. 1736, d. 1801)
  • Leslie Stephen
  • , revised by Michael Bevan


Langton, Bennet (bap. 1736, d. 1801), friend of Samuel Johnson, son of the Revd Bennet Langton (1696–1769) and his wife, Diana, daughter of Edmund Turner of Stoke Rochford, Lincolnshire, and descendant of the old family of the Langtons of Langton, near Spilsby in ...

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