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Butler, Albanlocked

  • J. A. Hilton


Butler, Alban (1709–1773), Roman Catholic priest and hagiographer, was born on 13 October 1709, the second son of Simeon Butler of Appletree, Aston-le-Walls, Northamptonshire, and his wife, Ann, daughter of Henry Birch of Goscote, Walsall, Staffordshire. His nephew and biographer was Charles Butler (1750–1832)...

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