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date: 12 August 2020

Nevison [Nevinson], John [William]locked

(d. 1684)
  • Tim Wales

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Nevison [Nevinson], John [William] (d. 1684), highwayman, was born at Wortley in the West Riding of Yorkshire. Details of his birth are uncertain. There is absolutely no reason to believe that he was born in 1639, the date that became enshrined in pamphlet accounts of his life. It is possible that he is the ...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Surtees Society
London Gazette