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Markham, William (bap. 1719, d. 1807), archbishop of York

Nigel R. Aston

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/18071
Markham, William (bap. 1719, d. 1807), archbishop of York

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Markham, William (bap. 1719, d. 1807), archbishop of York, was baptized at Kinsale, in the county of Cork, on 9 April 1719, the eldest of the four children of Major William Markham (d. 1771) and his wife, Elizabeth (1686-1772), a distant cousin and the daughter of George Markham of Worksop ...

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