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date: 22 October 2019

Pentreath [later Jeffery], Dorothy [Dolly]locked

(bap. 1692, d. 1777)
  • Matthew Spriggs

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Pentreath [later Jeffery], Dorothy [Dolly] (bap. 1692, d. 1777), native Cornish speaker, was born at Mousehole, Paul parish, Cornwall, and baptized on 16 May 1692. She was the second of six children of Nicholas Pentreath, a fisherman, and his second wife, Jone...

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National Portrait Gallery, London
G. C. Boase & W. P. Courtney, , 3 vols. (1874–82)
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