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date: 25 February 2021

Bowyer, Williamlocked

  • Keith Maslen


Bowyer, William (1699–1777), printer, was born on 19 December 1699 at Dogwell Court, Whitefriars, London, the only son to survive infancy of William Bowyer (1663–1737), printer, and his second wife, Dorothy Allport (1665–1727), daughter of Thomas Dawks (1636–1689) of London, printer [see under...

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