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date: 16 January 2021

Neale, William Johnstoune Nelsonlocked

  • Gordon Goodwin
  • , revised by Megan A. Stephan


Neale, William Johnstoune Nelson (1812–1893), lawyer and novelist, was baptized at Withycombe Raleigh, Devon, on 24 December 1812, the second son of Adam Neale (1778/9–1832), military physician and author, and his wife, Margaret Johnston Young. His brother was Erskine Neale (1804–1883), Church of England...

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