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Steele, Sir Richard (bap. 1672, d. 1729), writer and politician

Calhoun Winton

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Steele, Sir Richard (bap. 1672, d. 1729), writer and politician, was born in St Bride's parish, Dublin, and baptized at the parish church on 12 March 1672, the second child and only son of Richard Steele, an attorney, and Elinor Symes, née Sheyles...

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