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date: 23 August 2019

Carew, Sir Georgelocked

(c. 1556–1612)
  • W. J. Jones

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Carew, Sir George (c. 1556–1612), administrator and diplomat, was probably born at Antony, Cornwall, the second son of Thomas Carew (c.1527–1564), landowner, and his wife, Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Richard Edgcumbe and his second wife, Elizabeth. Richard Carew the historian was his brother. In 1577, after university, presumably ...

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