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Anstey, Christopherlocked

(1724–1805)
  • Robert James Merrett

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Anstey, Christopher (1724–1805), poet, was born on 31 October 1724 at Trumpington, Cambridgeshire, the only son and third child of Christopher Anstey (1680–1751), vicar of Brinkley, Cambridgeshire, and Mary Thompson (d. 1754), daughter of the squire of Trumpington. He went to school at ...

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