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Ireland, John (c. 1742–1808), biographer

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in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Ireland, John (c. 1742–1808), biographer, was born near Wem, Shropshire, at the Trench Farm, the birthplace of dramatist William Wycherley. He was the son of Thomas Ireland, farmer, and his wife, Sarah, daughter of the Revd Thomas Holland and great-granddaughter of nonconformist minister ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies

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