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date: 21 October 2019

Lye, Edwardlocked

(bap. 1694, d. 1767)
  • Margaret Clunies Ross
  •  and Amanda J. Collins


Lye, Edward (bap. 1694, d. 1767), Anglo-Saxon and Gothic scholar, was baptized at St Mary's, Totnes, Devon, on 6 September 1694, the ninth of twelve children of Thomas Lye (bap. 1655, d. 1710/11), vicar of Broadhempston (instituted 4 May 1705) and schoolmaster of ...

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