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Abell, William (b. c. 1584, d. in or after 1655), vintner and local politician

Dagmar Freist

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/35
Abell, William (b. c. 1584, d. in or after 1655), vintner and local politician

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Abell, William (b. c. 1584, d. in or after 1655), vintner and local politician, was the son of Thomas Abell of Oundle, Northamptonshire, and his wife, Suzanna Barker. He was probably born at Oundle, where his grandfather William Abell had endowed Oundle School in the 1560s. In March 1598 he ...

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