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Burscough, Robertlocked

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Burscough, Robert (1650/51–1709), Church of England clergyman, the son of Thomas Burscough, was born at Cartmel, Lancashire. No details of his parents are known, but in 1695 he asked of Anthony Wood only that he be remembered as one 'born of honest parents', a request he was induced to ask 'by the sense I have of their love and care for me' (...

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