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Harley, Sir Robert

Jacqueline Eales

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Harley, Sir Robert (bap. 1579, d. 1656), politician, was born probably at Wigmore Castle, Herefordshire, the only surviving child of Thomas Harley (c.1543–1631) of Brampton Bryan Castle, Herefordshire, and his first wife, Margaret Corbet, daughter of Sir Andrew Corbet of Moreton Corbet, Shropshire...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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