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date: 06 May 2021

Davison, Francislocked

(1573/4–1613x19)
  • John Considine

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Davison, Francis (1573/4–1613x19), poet and anthologist, was the eldest, or eldest surviving, son of William Davison (d. 1608), secretary of state, and his wife, Catherine, daughter of Francis Spelman (who was the nephew of Sir John Spelman (1495?–1544)) and his wife, Mary...

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