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Meres, Francislocked

  • David Kathman


Meres, Francis (1565/6–1647), writer and translator, was the son of Thomas Meres of Kirton in Holland, Lincolnshire. He may be the Francis Meres baptized on 19 August 1565 in Grantham, Lincolnshire, or the one baptized on 10 March 1565 in Colsterworth, Lincolnshire, but neither identification is certain. The family had long been prominent in the county's affairs, supplying many members of ...

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