Hylas, John, and Hylas, Mary

(fl. 1754—1768)

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(fl. 1754–1768).

Former slaves whose kidnapping case was fought by the 18th‐century abolitionist Granville Sharp. John Hylas and his wife, Mary, were both born in Barbados. In the year 1754 ...

Subjects: British History.

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