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Petty, Rev. Williamlocked

(b Soulby, Westmorland [now Cumbria] ?1585; d London, 1639).
  • David Howarth

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English agent. He was principal agent to the celebrated English collector and patron Thomas Howard, 2nd Earl of Arundel, perhaps gaining an early taste for antiquities through his acquaintance with such northern antiquarians as Lord William Howard (1563–1640) and Reginald Bainbridge. In 1604...

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