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Robinson, John (1616/17–1681), royalist army officer

Andrew J. Hopper

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Robinson, John (1616/17–1681), royalist army officer, was the eldest son of William Robinson (d. 1644) of Gwersyllt in Gresford parish, Denbighshire, and his wife, Jane, daughter of John Price of Newtown Hall, Montgomeryshire. His grandfather, Nicholas Robinson, bishop of Bangor from 1566 to 1585, was a leading early protestant in ...

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Subjects: Military History ; Land Forces and Warfare

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