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Barrow [alias Waring, Harcourt], William

Thompson Cooper

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Barrow [alias Waring, Harcourt], William (c. 1609–1679), Jesuit, was born in Weeton-cum-Prees, Lancashire, the younger son of John Barrow, a yeoman and recusant, and Margaret (probably née Waring), also a recusant. In 1628 he entered the English College at St Omer where he was educated until he entered the ...

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