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Payne, Edward Johnlocked

  • David Hannay
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew


Payne, Edward John (1844–1904), historian, was born of humble origins at Easton Street, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, on 22 July 1844; he was the son of Edward William Payne, a gardener, and his wife, Mary Welch. Payne owed his education largely to his own exertions. After receiving early training at the ...

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