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Dayrolles, Solomonlocked

(d. 1786)
  • W. P. Courtney
  • , revised by S. J. Skedd

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Dayrolles, Solomon (d. 1786), courtier and diplomat, was the nephew and heir of James Dayrolles (d. 1739), British resident at Geneva, and at The Hague from 1717 to 1739. Nothing is known of his early life until 1730, when his godfather, Lord Chesterfield...

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Camden Society
Gentleman's Magazine
Notes and Queries
J. Nichols, , 9 vols. (1812–16); facs. repr. (1966)