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Lavington, Georgelocked

  • Colin Haydon


Lavington, George (1684–1762), bishop of Exeter, was born and baptized on 18 January 1684 at Mildenhall, near Marlborough, Wiltshire, the son of Joseph Lavington, a Church of England clergyman, and his wife, Elizabeth. He was educated at Winchester College, which he entered as a scholar in 1698, and was admitted as probationer at ...

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