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Brathwaite, Richardlocked

  • Julie Sanders


Brathwaite, Richard (1587/8–1673), poet and writer, was born at Burneshead Hall, Kendal, the second surviving son of Thomas Brathwaite (d. c.1610), barrister, and Dorothy Bindloss of Westmorland. There were seven children of this union. Although there are no entries of his birth in the parish register, a portrait found at ...

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