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date: 29 March 2020

Taylor, Johnlocked

(bap. 1711, d. 1788)
  • W. P. Courtney
  • , revised by Michael Bevan


Taylor, John (bap. 1711, d. 1788), friend of Samuel Johnson, baptized at Ashbourne, Derbyshire, on 18 March 1711, was the son of Thomas Taylor (1671–1730?) of Ashbourne and his wife, Mary, daughter of Thomas Wood. He was educated with Samuel Johnson by the ...

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