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Briggs, Henry Perronetlocked

(1791–1844)
  • W. W. Wroth
  • , revised by Mervyn Cutten

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Briggs, Henry Perronet (1791–1844), antiquary and subject painter, was born at Walworth, London, the son of John Hobart Briggs (bap. 1760), who held a lucrative position in the Post Office, and his wife, Mary, née Oldham. He was named after his great-grandfather the Methodist minister ...

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