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Gent, Thomas (1693-1778), printer

Henry Richard Tedder and Bernard Barr

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Gent, Thomas (1693-1778), printer, was born in Ireland on 4 May 1693 to, he later wrote, meek and gentle parents ... rich in grace, tho' not in shining ore Life, 23. Gent's father, also Thomas, was an Englishman descended from a Staffordshire family (he had a brother, Ralph, who was ...

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