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date: 15 October 2019

Hoyland, Johnlocked

  • F. H. Groome
  • , revised by Philip Carter


Hoyland, John (1750–1831), writer on Gypsy culture, is variously designated as 'of Sheffield, Yorkshire', and as 'formerly of York', although details of his parentage and upbringing are unknown, aside from his being a Quaker. It was, however, in the counties of ...

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