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Verelst, Harrylocked

(1734–1785)
  • Willem G. J. Kuiters

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Verelst, Harry (1734–1785), administrator in India, was born on 11 February 1734 in Hadbury, Worcester, the fifth of seven children of Robert Verelst and his wife, Elizabeth. Harry Verelst was brought up by his uncle, William Verelst, a painter with influential connections, who managed to procure his nephew an appointment as writer on the ...

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