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date: 22 February 2020

Fletcher, Johnlocked

(1579–1625)
  • Gordon McMullan

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Fletcher, John (1579–1625), playwright, was born on 20 December 1579 into a strongly protestant family in Rye, Sussex, the fourth of nine children of Richard Fletcher (1544/5–1596) and Elizabeth Holland (d. 1592). His grandfather, also a Richard Fletcher, was friend to the martyrologist ...

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