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Young, Arthur (1741–1820), agricultural reformer and writer

G. E. Mingay

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Young, Arthur (1741–1820), agricultural reformer and writer, was born at Whitehall in London on 11 September 1741. He was the younger son of Arthur Young (1693–1759), rector of Bradfield Combust, near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, and chaplain to Arthur Onslow, speaker of the ...

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Subjects: Agriculture and Farming

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