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Egerton, Johnlocked

  • E. A. Varley


Egerton, John (1721–1787), bishop of Durham, was born on 30 November 1721 in London, eldest son of Henry Egerton (1689/90–1746), bishop of Hereford from 1724 and sixth son to John Egerton, third earl of Bridgewater, and his wife, Lady Elizabeth Ariana Bentinck, daughter of ...

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