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date: 14 April 2021

Wheelocke, Abrahamlocked

(c. 1593–1653)
  • Alastair Hamilton

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Wheelocke, Abraham (c. 1593–1653), linguist and librarian, was born in the parish of Whitchurch in Shropshire. He was brought up at Loppington in the same county, and remained deeply attached to Shropshire throughout his life. Wheelocke was always ready to help students from ...

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