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Blake, Joseph [nicknamed Blueskin]locked

(bap. 1700, d. 1724)
  • Andrea McKenzie

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Blake, Joseph [nicknamed Blueskin] (bap. 1700, d. 1724), burglar, was baptized on 31 October 1700 at All Hallows the Great, London, the son of Nathaniel and Jane Blake, who were later described as having been 'in tolerable Circumstances' (Most Remarkable Criminals...

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