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William Cobbett (1763–1835) by George Cooke?, c. 1831 © National Portrait Gallery, London


Cobbett, William (1763–1835), political writer and farmer, was born on 9 March 1763 in Farnham, Surrey, the third of four children of George Cobbett, publican and farmer, and his wife, Anne Vincent.