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date: 12 December 2019

Nixon, John Colleylocked

(bap. 1755, d. 1818)
  • L. H. Cust
  • , revised by Douglas Fordham


Nixon, John Colley (bap. 1755, d. 1818), merchant and artist, was the son of Robert Nixon (d. 1794), a successful Irish merchant working in Uphall and Tokenhouse, London, and his wife, Lucretia, née Wilson (bap. 1728). Details from his childhood remain obscure. In his memoirs ...

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