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date: 14 May 2021

Ayloffe [Ayliffe], Johnlocked

(c. 1645–1685)
  • Warren Chernaik


Ayloffe [Ayliffe], John (c. 1645–1685), satirist and conspirator, was born in Foxley, Wiltshire, the younger son of John Ayliffe (b. 1611?). He matriculated at St Edmund Hall, Oxford, in July 1662 and was admitted to the Inner Temple in 1664. An unyielding opponent of the ...

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