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Dering, Sir Edward, first baronet (1598–1644), antiquary and religious controversialist, was born on 28 January 1598, and baptized on 9 February, the eldest son of Sir Anthony Dering (1557/8–1636), landowner and JP, of Surrenden Dering in Pluckley, Kent, and his second wife, Frances (1577–1657)...

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Fleming, David Hay (1849–1931), antiquary and writer on Scottish history, was born at St Andrews on 9 May 1849, the third and youngest son of John Fleming, china and stoneware merchant, of St Andrews, whose ancestors were from Deeside, and his wife, Ann...

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O'Conor, Charles (1710–1791), antiquary and religious propagandist, was born on 1 January 1710 at Kilmactranny, co. Sligo, Ireland, the eldest son of Denis O'Conor (d. 1750), farmer, and Mary O'Rourke (d. 1760?), daughter of Tiernan O'Rourke, a colonel in the French army who was killed in the battle of ...