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date: 20 January 2020

Morris, Johnlocked

(c. 1615–1649)
  • Robert Ashton


Morris, John (c. 1615–1649), army officer, was the eldest son of Matthias Morris of Esthagh, South Elmshall, near Pontefract, Yorkshire, and was brought up in the household of Thomas Wentworth, the future earl of Strafford. Following Wentworth's appointment as lord deputy of Ireland...

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