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date: 13 October 2019

Blackburne, Johnlocked

(bap. 1694, d. 1786)
  • J. R. Edmondson


Blackburne, John (bap. 1694, d. 1786), horticulturist, baptized on 13 September 1694 at Warrington parish church, was born at Orford Old Hall, near Warrington where his father, Jonathan Blackburne (1646–1724), owned a country estate. His mother was the widowed Anne Lockwood, née Chilton (1655×7–1732)...

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