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date: 27 January 2020

Brewster, Sir Francislocked

(d. 1704/5)
  • C. I. McGrath


Brewster, Sir Francis (d. 1704/5), merchant and writer on trade, was born to unknown parents, possibly from co. Kerry or co. Westmeath, where he later certainly owned land. He is first recorded in 1671, when he was accused of illegally exporting timber and wool to ...

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