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Shadwell, Thomaslocked

(c. 1640–1692)
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Shadwell, Thomas (c. 1640–1692), playwright and poet, was born in Norfolk, either at Santon Hall or Broomhill House, Weeting, the son of John (d. 1684) and Sarah Shadwell. His grandfather was George Shadwell, of Linedon (Lyndowne) in Enville, Staffordshire, and theirs was a minor but long-established gentry family from the county. ...

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