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date: 11 December 2019

Ashurst, Henrylocked

  • Perry Gauci


Ashurst, Henry (1616?–1680), merchant, was the third son of Henry Ashurst (d. c.1645), gentleman, of Dalton, Lancashire, and Cassandra, daughter of John Bradshaw of Bradshaw, Lancashire. Ashurst's family had proved a bastion of the protestant faith since the late sixteenth century, his grandfather ...

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