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Lillo, Georgelocked

  • James L. Steffensen


Lillo, George (1691/1693–1739), playwright, was born in February 1691 or 1693 in Moorgate or Moorfields, London. The registers of the Dutch Reformed church known as Austin Friars record the baptism on 8 February 1691 of Joris van Lillo, the youngest of the four children of ...

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