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date: 16 April 2021

Belchier, Johnlocked

(bap. 1706, d. 1785)
  • P. B. Austin
  • , revised by Michael Bevan

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Belchier, John (bap. 1706, d. 1785), surgeon, the son of James Belchier, innkeeper and bailiff of Kingston, was born at Kingston, Surrey, and was baptized there on 5 March 1706. He entered Eton College as a king's scholar in 1716. On leaving school he was apprenticed to ...

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