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Markham, Gervaselocked

(1568?–1637)
  • Matthew Steggle

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Markham, Gervase (1568?–1637), author, was probably born at Cotham, Nottinghamshire, one of five sons and three daughters of Robert Markham (1536–1606), member of parliament and former high sheriff, and Mary Leake (b. 1538, d. in or before 1597). Gervase had two elder brothers, one of whom, ...

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