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Parsons, Jameslocked

(1705–1770)
  • Giles Hudson

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Parsons, James (1705–1770), physician and antiquary, was born in March 1705 at Barnstaple, Devon. He was brought up in Ireland, his father having received the appointment of barrackmaster at Bolton. Parsons received his general education in Dublin and acted for a short time as tutor to ...

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