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Boyse, Samuellocked

(1702/3?–1749)
  • James Sambrook

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Boyse, Samuel (1702/3?–1749), poet, son of Joseph Boyse (1660–1728), a dissenting minister, and his wife, Rachel (née Ibbetson), was born in Dublin and educated at a private school there. He was said to have been eighteen when he entered Glasgow University...

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Notes and Queries
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