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Hammond, (John) Lawrence Le Bretonlocked

  • Stewart A. Weaver


Hammond, (John) Lawrence Le Breton (1872–1949), historian and journalist, was born on 18 July 1872 at Drighlington, Yorkshire, the second of the eight children of Vavasour Fitz Hammond Hammond (1842–1897), the local rector, and his wife, Caroline (1849–1925). Neither parent was from Yorkshire...

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