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Pennant, Thomaslocked

(1726–1798)
  • Charles W. J. Withers

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Pennant, Thomas (1726–1798), naturalist, traveller, and writer, was born on 14 June 1726 at Downing in the parish of Whitford (sometimes Whiteford), near Holywell, Flintshire, the eldest son of David Pennant (d. 1763), landowner, and Arabella (d. 1744), third daughter of ...

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