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date: 23 August 2019

Curwen, Thomaslocked

(c. 1610–1680)
  • Michael Mullett


Curwen, Thomas (c. 1610–1680), Quaker missionary, was born in Baycliff in the parish of Aldingham, near Ulverston in Furness, Lancashire; his parents' names are not known. About 1641 he married 'a strict religious professor' (Backhouse and others, 200); the maiden name and parentage of his wife, ...

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Religious Society of Friends, London