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More, (Christopher) Cresacre (1572-1649), biographer

Judith Anderson

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/19174
More, (Christopher) Cresacre (1572-1649), biographer


More, (Christopher) Cresacre (1572-1649), biographer, was born on 3 July 1572 at Barnborough, Yorkshire, the youngest of the thirteen children of Thomas More (1531-1606), gentleman and landowner, and his wife, Maria Scrope (1534-1607), daughter of John Scrope, second son of Henry, sixth Lord Scrope of Bolton; Sir Thomas More (1478-1535) ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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