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date: 07 March 2021

Wilberforce, Henry Williamlocked

(1807–1873)
  • Josef L. Altholz

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Wilberforce, Henry William (1807–1873), Roman Catholic convert and journalist, the youngest son of William Wilberforce (1759–1833), politician and philanthropist, and his wife, Barbara Ann Spooner (1777–1847), was born at Clapham, Surrey, on 22 September 1807. Two of his elder brothers were Robert Isaac Wilberforce...

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