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Bishop, Samuellocked

  • W. P. Courtney
  • , revised by S. J. Skedd


Bishop, Samuel (1731–1795), headmaster and poet, was born in St John Street, London, on 21 September 1731, the eldest son of George Bishop, who came from Hollway, near Cattistock, in Dorset, and Mary, daughter of Samuel Palmer of Southover, near Lewes, in Sussex...

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Gentleman's Magazine
, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latterday Saints
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
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