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date: 21 August 2019

Sharp, Granvillelocked

(1735–1813)
  • G. M. Ditchfield

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Sharp, Granville (1735–1813), author and slavery abolitionist, was born at Durham on 10 November 1735. He was the scion of a clerical family, the ninth and youngest son of Thomas Sharp (1693–1758), archdeacon of Northumberland, and his wife, Judith Wheler (d. 1757)...

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