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Leland, Thomaslocked

  • Norman Moore
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Leland, Thomas (1722–1785), historian and Church of Ireland clergyman, was born in Dublin, and after education at Thomas Sheridan's school there he entered Trinity College, Dublin, as a pensioner in 1737. He graduated BA (1742) and MA (1745), and was elected a fellow in 1746. In 1754, with his childhood friend ...

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