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Stanyan, Abrahamlocked

(1672–1732)
  • Philip Woodfine
  •  and Claire Gapper

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Stanyan, Abraham (1672–1732), diplomatist, was born—according to a reference in his father's bible—on 28 February 1672 at Monken Hadley, Middlesex. He was the third son of the six sons and two daughters of Lawrence Stanyan (d. 1725), merchant, farmer, and commissioner of the ...

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