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Persons [Parsons], Robertlocked

(1546–1610)
  • Victor Houliston

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Persons [Parsons], Robert (1546–1610), Jesuit, was born in Nether Stowey, Somerset, on 24 June 1546, the sixth of eleven children of Henry and Christina Persons. The religious affiliation of the family during his childhood is obscure. According to Anthony Wood, Henry Persons was converted to Roman Catholicism by the Jesuit ...

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