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date: 24 October 2020

Temple, Williamlocked

(bap. 1705, d. 1773)
  • K. H. Rogers


Temple, William (bap. 1705, d. 1773), clothier and writer on economics, was born at Trowbridge, Wiltshire, where he was baptized on 3 August 1705, the son of William Temple (d. 1736), a clothier, and his wife, Elizabeth. He was brought up a General Baptist as a member of the ...

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