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Blundell, Nicholas (1669–1737), diarist and landowner

Alan G. Crosby.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Agriculture and Farming. 814 words.

Blundell, Nicholas (1669–1737), diarist and landowner, was born on 1 September 1669 at Little Crosby Hall, Lancashire, the son of William Blundell (1645–1702) and his wife, Mary (d. 1707),...

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Byrd, William (1674–1744), landowner and diarist

Paul David Nelson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Agriculture and Farming. 1223 words.

Byrd, William (1674–1744), landowner and diarist, was born on 28 March 1674 near the fall line of the James River, Virginia, the first of five children of William Byrd (1652–1704), colonial...

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Davenport, William (bap. 1584, d. 1655), landowner and diarist

John Morrill.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Agriculture and Farming. 945 words.

Davenport, William (bap. 1584, d. 1655), landowner and diarist, was baptized in Stockport, Cheshire, on 25 March 1584, the son and heir of Sir William Davenport (1563–1627) of Bramhall and...

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Ifor ap Llywelyn [called Ifor Hael] (fl. c. 1320–1380), landowner and patron of poetry

R. Geraint Gruffydd.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; Literature; Agriculture and Farming. 409 words.

Ifor ap Llywelyn [called Ifor Hael] (fl. c. 1320–1380), landowner and patron of poetry, owned Gwernyclepa in the parish of Basaleg, lordship of Newport. His father was Llywelyn...

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Lowther, William, first earl of Lonsdale (1757–1844), landowner and literary patron

C. H. H. Owen.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; Literature; Agriculture and Farming. 1123 words.

Lowther, William, first earl of Lonsdale (1757–1844), landowner and literary patron, was born on 29 December 1757 at Little Preston Hall, near Leeds, the elder son of the Revd Sir William...

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Luttrell, Sir Geoffrey (1276–1345), landowner and patron of the Luttrell psalter

Janet Backhouse.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; History; History of Agriculture; Literature; Agriculture and Farming. 738 words.

Luttrell, Sir Geoffrey (1276–1345), landowner and patron of the Luttrell psalter, lord of Irnham, Lincolnshire, was the son of Sir Robert Luttrell of Irnham (c.1255–1297) and his wife,...

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Madan [née Cowper], Judith (1702–1781), gentlewoman and poet

Valerie Rumbold.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); History; History of Agriculture. 656 words.

Madan [née Cowper], Judith (1702–1781), gentlewoman and poet, was born on 26 August 1702, probably at the family estate, Hertingfordbury Park, Hertfordshire, the only daughter of Spencer...

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Mosley, Nicholas (bap. 1611, d. 1672), author and royalist landowner

Malcolm Gratton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; History of Agriculture; Agriculture and Farming; Literature. 795 words.

Mosley, Nicholas (bap. 1611, d. 1672), author and royalist landowner, born at Ancoats Hall, Manchester, and baptized at the collegiate church there on 26 December 1611, was the eldest son...

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Newdigate, John (1600–1642), gentleman and diarist

Vivienne Larminie.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); History; History of Agriculture. 1204 words.

Newdigate, John (1600–1642), gentleman and diarist, was born on 28 May 1600, the elder son and second child of John (later Sir John) Newdigate (1571–1610) [see under Newdigate], of Arbury,...

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Newdigate [née Fitton], Anne, Lady Newdigate (1574–1618), gentlewoman and letter writer

Vivienne Larminie.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); History; History of Agriculture. 1268 words.

Newdigate [née Fitton], Anne, Lady Newdigate (1574–1618), gentlewoman and letter writer, was born in October 1574 and baptized at Gawsworth, Cheshire, on 6 October, the elder daughter of...

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