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James, Thomas (1592/1593-1635), explorer and writer

Wayne Davies

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780195149227
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
James, Thomas (1592/1593-1635), explorer and writer

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James, Thomas (1592/1593-1635), explorer and writer, was born in late 1592 or early 1593, a younger son and one of five children of James ap John ap Richard Herbert of the small Wern-y-cwm Manor in Llanwytherin parish, near Abergavenny, Monmouthshire. Little is known of his early life except that he ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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