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Rookwood, Ambrose

Paul Hopkins

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/24067

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Rookwood, Ambrose (1664–1696), Jacobite conspirator, great-grandson and namesake of Ambrose Rookwood, the gunpowder plotter, the tenth (and second Ambrose) of the fourteen children of Ambrose Rookwood (1622–1693) of Coldham Hall, Stanningfield, Suffolk, and his wife, Elizabeth (c.1629–1691), daughter and coheir of ...

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