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Walpole, Robertlocked

(1650–1700)
  • Richard Minta Dunn

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Walpole, Robert (1650–1700), agricultural improver and politician, was born on 18 November 1650 at Houghton, Norfolk, the second but eldest surviving son of Sir Edward Walpole (1621–1668) and his wife, Susan Crane (c.1625–1667). From 1667 he studied briefly at Trinity College, Cambridge...

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