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date: 22 January 2020

Ferres, Thomaslocked

(1568/9–1631)
  • M. J. Short

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Ferres, Thomas (1568/9–1631), master mariner and benefactor, was probably born at Glaisdale near Danby in the North Riding of Yorkshire. Nothing is known of his parents (a brother and two sisters outlived him), but his brother was a yeoman and his background was modest. As a young man ...

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Borthwick Institute of Historical Research, University of York
, new ser., 46 vols. (1890–1964)