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Strangways, Sir John (1584–1666), politician

David L. Smith

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Strangways, Sir John (1584–1666), politician, was the third, but eventually the eldest surviving, son of John Strangways (d. 1593) and Dorothy Thynne (d. 1592). He matriculated from Queen's College, Oxford, in 1601 and was admitted to the Middle Temple on 4 January 1611, by which time he was already a knight. Before 1607 he married ...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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