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Harley, Sir Robert (bap. 1579, d. 1656), politician

Jacqueline S. 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. He was baptized at Wigmore on 1 ...

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