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Ventris, Sir Peytonlocked

  • Paul D. Halliday


Ventris, Sir Peyton (1645–1691), judge and politician, was born in November 1645, the first surviving son of Edward Ventris (d. 1649) of the manor of Granhams in Great Shelford, Cambridgeshire, and of Mary, daughter of Sir John Brewse of Little Wenham, Suffolk...

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J. Venn & J. A. Venn, , 2 pts in 10 vols. (1922–54); repr. in 2 vols. (1974–8)