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Simpson, Richardlocked

(1820–1876)
  • Josef L. Altholz

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Simpson, Richard (1820–1876), Roman Catholic writer and literary scholar, was born at Beddington, Surrey, on 16 September 1820, the second son of the four children of William Simpson and his wife, Emily Cranmer, through whom the manor of Mitcham, Surrey, came into the ...

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