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Rous, Johnlocked

(d. 1695)
  • I. Gadd
  •  and Steven C. Harper


Rous, John (d. 1695), Quaker missionary, was born in Barbados, the son and heir of Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Rous (d. before 1692), a wealthy planter of the parish of St Philip, Barbados, and one of the colony's leading landowners. In the mid-1650s Barbados...

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