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Morris, Lewis (1613?–1691), merchant and colonist in America, details of whose parentage and birthplace are uncertain, has traditionally been identified as Lewis (b. 1601), eldest son of William Morris of Tintern Manor, Monmouthshire, Wales. This has been disputed, however, on the basis that no record of him exists prior to his term of indenture to the ...

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Oldham, John (bap. 1592, d. 1636), trader and colonist in America, was baptized at All Saints', Derby, Derbyshire, on 14 July 1592, the son of William Oldham. Nothing else is known of his early life until he sailed to Plymouth, New England, in 1623 on the ...

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Weston, Thomas (d. 1644x7), merchant and colonial adventurer, played a leading role in supporting and setting out the pilgrims who settled Plymouth plantation in New England during 1620. His earlier trading activities in the Netherlands were halted by the privy council, following complaints from the ...