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Morley, John, Viscount Morley of Blackburnlocked

(1838–1923)
  • David Hamer

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Morley, John, Viscount Morley of Blackburn (1838–1923), politician and writer, was born on 24 December 1838 in Blackburn, Lancashire, the second of the four children of Jonathan Morley (d. 1862), surgeon, and Priscilla Mary Donkin (d. 1870). Jonathan was the son of a manufacturer of woollen cards and cotton who lived at ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)