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date: 24 August 2019

Monson, Sir John, second baronetlocked

(1599–1683)
  • Bertha Porter
  • , revised by Sean Kelsey

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Monson, Sir John, second baronet (1599–1683), politician and financier of fen drainage, was born in St Sepulchre, London, the eldest son of Sir Thomas Monson, first baronet (1563/4–1641), of South Carlton in Lincolnshire, and his wife, Margaret (1569–1630), daughter of Sir Edmund Anderson...

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