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date: 12 April 2021

Moorcroft, Williamlocked

(bap. 1767, d. 1825)
  • Elizabeth Baigent

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Moorcroft, William (bap. 1767, d. 1825), veterinary surgeon and traveller, was the illegitimate son of Ann Moorcroft (bap. 1747), and an unknown father. Baptized on 25 June 1767 he lived with his mother in the house of her parents, Richard and Dorothy Moorcroft...

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