in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education; Biblical Studies. 1161 words.
Mawer, John (1702/3–1763), poet and biblical translator, was the younger son of John Mawer (b. 1668, d. in or after 1729) of Upleatham, Cleveland, and his wife, Elizabeth Hart (d. in or...