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Stonehewer, Richardlocked

  • W. P. Courtney
  • , revised by Michael Bevan


Stonehewer, Richard (1727/8–1809), friend of Thomas Gray, was baptized on 12 June 1728 at Houghton-le-Spring, co. Durham, where his father, Richard Stonehewer (1692/3–1769), was rector from 1727 to 1769. After a rudimentary education at the Kepier grammar school in Houghton parish, he was admitted pensioner at ...

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