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Popple, Williamlocked

  • Thomas Seccombe
  • , revised by C. S. Rogers


Popple, William (1700/01–1764), government official and writer, was the only son of William Popple (1665/6–1722), government official, and Anne (1673/4–1730), of St Margaret's, Westminster.

Popple's grandfather, also William Popple (1638–1708), was born in Hull on 4 February 1638, the son of ...

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