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Cary, Johnlocked

(1755–1835)

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Cary, John (1755–1835), cartographer, was born on 23 February 1755 in Corsley, Wiltshire, the second of the four sons and one of possibly five or more children of George Cary, maltster, and his wife, Mary (d. 1799). In 1770 he entered a seven-year engraving apprenticeship under ...

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