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Ralph, Jameslocked

(d. 1762)
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Ralph, James (d. 1762), historian and political writer, was probably born between 1695 and 1710 in or near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, but may possibly have been born in England. Nothing is known of his parents. By 1724 he was married to Hannah Ogden and had a daughter, ...

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