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Otway, Thomaslocked

(1652–1685)
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Otway, Thomas (1652–1685), playwright and poet, was born on 3 March 1652 at Milland, Sussex, the only son of Humphrey Otway (1611–1671), curate of St George's, Trotton, and rector of nearby All Hallows, Woolbeding. Otway's mother may have been Elizabeth Otway, widow of ...

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