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Cartwright, Williamlocked

(1611–1643)
  • Dennis Flynn

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Cartwright, William (1611–1643), poet, playwright, and Church of England clergyman, was born in December 1611 at Northway, Gloucestershire, and baptized there on 26 December, the first of two children of William Cartwright and his first wife, Dorothy (d. 1620), daughter of Rowland Coles...

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