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date: 29 January 2020

Ussher, Jameslocked

(1581–1656)
  • Alan Ford

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Ussher, James (1581–1656), Church of Ireland archbishop of Armagh and scholar, was born in Nicholas Street, Dublin, on 4 January 1581, the fifth of ten children of Arland Ussher (d. 1598), one of the clerks of chancery, and his wife, Margaret (...

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Huntington Library, San Marino, California
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