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Willis, Humphrey (fl. 1630–1660), Clubman leader

David Underdown

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/67269

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Willis, Humphrey (fl. 1630–1660), Clubman leader, was probably born at Woolavington, Somerset. His father was another Humphrey Willis (1589/90–1618); his mother was Martha Drury (d. 1654), who was related to a more prominent family, the Pophams of Huntworth. They were married clandestinely in ...

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Subjects: UK Politics ; British History

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