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Tyers, Thomas (1724/1725-1787), writer

Warwick William Wroth and Paul T. Baines

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/27934
Tyers, Thomas (1724/1725-1787), writer


Tyers, Thomas (1724/1725-1787), 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 Exeter College) in ...

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