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Burke, William (1728x30–1798), political writer and administrator in India

George C. McElroy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Political Theory. 2236 words.

Burke, William (1728x30–1798), political writer and administrator in India, was the eldest son of John Burke (d. 1764), attorney, of St Marylebone, London, and Plaistow, Essex, and his...

Johnston, Gabriel (1698–1752), political writer and colonial governor

William S. Powell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Theory; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1259 words.

Johnston, Gabriel (1698–1752), political writer and colonial governor, was born in Southdean, Roxburghshire, Scotland, where he was baptized on 28 February 1698, the son of the Revd Samuel...

Livingston, William [pseud. the American Whig] (1723–1790), lawyer, political writer, and colonial governor

Milton M. Klein.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Theory; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1498 words.

Livingston, William [pseud. the American Whig] (1723–1790), lawyer, political writer, and colonial governor, was born in Albany, New York, on 30 November 1723. He was the son of Catherine...

Mauduit, Israel (1708–1787), colonial official and political writer

Karl Wolfgang Schweizer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Political Theory. 891 words.

Mauduit, Israel (1708–1787), colonial official and political writer, was probably born at Bermondsey, London. He was descended from a French protestant family who settled at Exeter early in...

Pynchon, William (1590–1662), public official and pamphleteer in America

Robert Charles Anderson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Political Theory. 769 words.

Pynchon, William (1590–1662), public official and pamphleteer in America, was born on 26 December 1590 at Springfield, Essex, the son of John Pynchon (d. 1610) and Frances Brett (bap....