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Tyers, Thomas (1724/5–1787), writer

W. W. Wroth

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Tyers, Thomas (1724/5–1787), writer, was the eldest son of Jonathan Tyers (1702–1767) of Lambeth, proprietor of Vauxhall Gardens, and his wife, Elizabeth Fermor (1700–1771). He matriculated at Pembroke College, Oxford, on 13 December 1738, at the age of thirteen; he graduated BA in 1742 and MA (from ...

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Subjects: Literature

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