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date: 20 October 2019

Allies, Jabezlocked

(bap. 1787, d. 1856)
  • John Westby-Gibson
  • , revised by Robin Whittaker


Allies, Jabez (bap. 1787, d. 1856), antiquary, the second son of William and Anne Allies, was baptized on 22 October 1787, at Lulsley, Worcestershire, where his family had lived for generations. As a youth, he was fascinated by Roman and Anglo-Saxon remains, and by the rural customs of the region. He served a clerkship in ...

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