Granville Sharp

(1735—1813) author and slavery abolitionist

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Anti-slavery campaigner. Born in Durham, son of the archdeacon of Northumberland and grandson of an archbishop of York, Sharp was employed in London as a government clerk when in ...

Subjects: British History.

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