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date: 26 August 2019

Procter, Bryan Wallerlocked

(1787–1874)
  • James Sambrook

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Procter, Bryan Waller (1787–1874), poet and lawyer, the eldest child of Nicholas Procter (d. 1816) and his wife, Amelia (d. 1837), was born on 21 November 1787 and named after a great-uncle from whom an inheritance was expected. His ancestors were small farmers in ...

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