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Overton, Robertlocked

(1608/9–1678/9)
  • Barbara Taft

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Overton, Robert (1608/9–1678/9), parliamentarian army officer, was the son and heir of John Overton and Joan Snawsell, daughter of Robert Snawsell of Bilton and his wife, Anne Waters. John Overton of Easington was a landed gentleman in south-east Yorkshire, where Overtons had lived for generations. During the second civil war royalists imprisoned ...

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