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Mudford, William (1782-1848), author and journalist

David Finkelstein

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/19482

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Mudford, William (1782-1848), author and journalist, was born on 8 January 1782 at Half Moon Street, Piccadilly, London. Details of his family background and early schooling are unknown, but in 1800, at the age of eighteen, he came to prominence as an assistant secretary to the duke of Kent. A ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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