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Lediard, Thomaslocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Alexander Du Toit


Lediard, Thomas (1685–1743), writer and surveyor, was probably born in Cirencester, Gloucestershire; details of his parents are unknown. He states that he was attached at different times to the staff of the first duke of Marlborough, and especially in 1707, on the occasion of the duke's visit to ...

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