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Cobbett, William (1763–1835), political writer and farmer

Ian Dyck.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Agriculture and Farming; Political Theory. 4111 words.

Cobbett, William (1763–1835), political writer and farmer, was born on 9 March 1763 in Farnham, Surrey, the third of four children of George Cobbett, publican and farmer, and his wife, Anne...

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Deakin, Joseph Thomas (1858–1937), railway worker and socialist

Eric Taylor.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Theory; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 848 words.

Deakin, Joseph Thomas (1858–1937), railway worker and socialist, was born at Wednesbury, Staffordshire, on 11 August 1858, the son of Charles Deakin, a blacksmith, and his wife, Maria, née ...

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Taylor, John

Robert E. Shalhope.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Agriculture and Farming; Political Theory. 1770 words.

Taylor, John (19 December 1753–21 August 1824), agricultural reformer and political philosopher, , known as John Taylor of Caroline, was born probably in Caroline County, Virginia, the son...

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Trenchard, John [pseuds. Cato, Diogenes] (1668/9–1723), landowner and publicist

Marie McMahon.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; History; History of Agriculture; Political Theory; Agriculture and Farming. 1540 words.

Trenchard, John [pseuds. Cato, Diogenes] (1668/9–1723), landowner and publicist, was the first son of William Trenchard (1640–1710), landowner, of Cutteridge, Wiltshire, and his wife,...

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