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Nevison [Nevinson], John [William]locked

(d. 1684)
  • Tim Wales


Nevison [Nevinson], John [William] (d. 1684), highwayman, was born at Wortley in the West Riding of Yorkshire. Details of his birth are uncertain. There is absolutely no reason to believe that he was born in 1639, the date that became enshrined in pamphlet accounts of his life. It is possible that he is the ...

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