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date: 29 February 2020

Brettingham, Matthew, the elderlocked

(1699–1769)
  • Robin Lucas

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Brettingham, Matthew, the elder (1699–1769), architect, was born in Norwich, the son of Lancelot Brettingham (1664–1727) and his wife, Elizabeth Hillwell (d. 1729), of the parish of St Giles. Lancelot Brettingham was called a mason in the city poll-book recording the parliamentary election of 1714. Both ...

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Norfolk Record Office, Norwich
Royal Institute of British Architects, London
H. M. Colvin, , 3rd edn (1995)
, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latterday Saints
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London