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date: 14 October 2019

Bright, Williamlocked

(1824–1901)
  • Andrew Clark
  • , revised by Myfanwy Lloyd

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Bright, William (1824–1901), church historian, born at Doncaster on 14 December 1824, was the only son of William Bright, town clerk of Doncaster, Yorkshire, and Mary Ann Branson. He was sent first to a preparatory school at Southwell, and then, in 1837, to ...

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