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date: 04 July 2020

Webbe, Josephlocked

(d. c. 1630)
  • Vivian Salmon


Webbe, Joseph (d.c. 1630), linguist and physician, was said to be from Dorset when, as a Roman Catholic, he visited the English College at Rome in 1600. Details of his parentage and of the date and place of his birth are unknown but he was perhaps related to the old Catholic family of ...

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