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date: 16 December 2019

Acland, Johnlocked

(1699–1796)
  • Francis Espinasse
  • , revised by K. D. M. Snell

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Acland, John (1699–1796), Church of England clergyman and writer on social issues, was the second son of John Acland (d. 1703), of Beerford, Devon, and his wife, Elizabeth, daughter of Richard Acland of Fremington, Devon. His father was MP for Callington, Cornwall...

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