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Palmer, Williamlocked

  • Leon Litvack


Palmer, William (1811–1879), theologian and ecumenist, was born on 12 July 1811, at the rectory, Mixbury, Oxfordshire, the eldest son of William Jocelyn Palmer (1778–1853), rector of Mixbury, and Dorothea Richardson (d. 1867), daughter of the Revd William Roundell of Gledstone, Yorkshire...

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