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Reeves, Johnlocked

  • Philip Schofield


Reeves, John (1752–1829), barrister and writer, was born in London on 20 November 1752, the only son of John Reeves, baker, and his wife, Elizabeth. He was educated at Eton College, 1764–71, matriculated at Merton College, Oxford, on 31 October 1771, and graduated BA in 1775. On 11 November 1775 he was elected Michel scholar of ...

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