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Thornton [formerly Ford], Henrylocked

(bap. 1750, d. 1818)
  • Paul Ranger

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Thornton [formerly Ford], Henry (bap. 1750, d. 1818), theatre manager, was born in Clare, Suffolk, the fifth son of Daniel Ford and his wife, Elizabeth, and baptized there on 6 March 1750. He attended Clare School and later claimed to have resided as a law student at the ...

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