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date: 30 March 2020

Throsby, Johnlocked

(1740–1803)
  • Jess Jenkins

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Throsby, John (1740–1803), antiquary and artist, was born in the parish of St Martin's, Leicester, on 21 December 1740, the eldest son of Nicholas Throsby (bap. 1700, d. 1782), a tailor and alderman of Leicester who was the younger son of Robert and Ann Throsby...

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Society of Antiquaries of London
Bodleian Library, Oxford
Leicestershire, Leicester, and Rutland Record Office, Leicester
British Museum, London