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Pearson, Anthonylocked

(bap. 1627, d. 1666)
  • Richard L. Greaves


Pearson, Anthony (bap. 1627, d. 1666), Quaker administrator, was baptized on 7 January 1627 at Cartmel Fell, Lancashire, the son of Edward Pearson. He may have studied law in London, though his name does not appear in the records of the inns of court. After becoming ...

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