Reference Entry

Jones, John (b. 1774), poet

D. L. Thomas

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Jones, John (b. 1774), poet, was born at Clearwell, near Newland, Gloucestershire, the son of Philip and Mary Jones, and was baptized in Newland in February 1774. His father was gardener in the service of Charles Wyndham (who assumed the name of Elwin...

Reference Entry.  276 words. 

Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets)

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