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Chapman, Georgelocked

(1559/60–1634)
  • Mark Thornton Burnett

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Chapman, George (1559/60–1634), poet and playwright, was the second son of Thomas Chapman, a yeoman and copyholder of Hitchin, Hertfordshire, and of Joan (d. 1566), the daughter of George Nodes, who was in charge of Henry VIII's hunting dogs, and Margaret Grimeston...

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