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date: 26 February 2020

Acland, Sir Johnlocked

(c. 1552–1620)
  • Mary Wolffe


Acland, Sir John (c. 1552–1620), politician and benefactor, was the younger son of John Acland (d. 1553) of Acland Barton in the parish of Landkey, north Devon, and Margaret, daughter and coheir of Hugh Radcliff of Stepney and the Middle Temple. He was born into an established gentry family which already bore heraldic arms and owned lands in five other ...

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Oxford Historical Society
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
P. W. Hasler, ed., , 3 vols. (1981)
Devon Record Office, Exeter
, new ser., 46 vols. (1890–1964)