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date: 21 February 2020

Thyer, Robertlocked

(bap. 1709, d. 1781)
  • C. W. Sutton
  • , revised by Michael Powell


Thyer, Robert (bap. 1709, d. 1781), librarian and literary editor, was born in Manchester and baptized at Manchester collegiate church on 20 February 1709, the son of Robert Thyer (bap. 1672), a silk weaver or barber, and Elizabeth Brabant, who married on 25 August 1703. Educated at ...

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John Rylands University Library of Manchester
, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latterday Saints
J. Foster, ed., , 4 vols. (1887–8), later edn (1891); , 4 vols. (1891–2); 8 vol. repr. (1968) and (2000)
British Museum, London