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date: 20 November 2019

Blackstone, Williamlocked

(bap. 1596?, d. 1675)
  • Robert Charles Anderson

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Blackstone, William (bap. 1596?, d. 1675), settler in America and horticulturist, was born to unknown parents. It has been asserted that he was baptized on 5 March 1595 at Whickham in co. Durham, the son of John Blackstone and his wife, Agnes (...

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