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date: 14 April 2021

Church, Sir Richardlocked

(1784–1873)
  • H. M. Stephens
  • , revised by J. M. Hussey

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Church, Sir Richard (1784–1873), soldier and philhellene, was born in Cork, the second son of Matthew Church of Cork, and Anne, daughter of John Dearman, of Braithwaite in Yorkshire. His father and mother were both members of the Society of Friends. Bent on a military career, ...

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