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date: 19 October 2019

Irving, Williamlocked

(15 August 1766–09 November 1821)
  • Robert L. Gale

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Irving, William (15 August 1766–09 November 1821), merchant, politician, and author, was born in New York City, the son of William Irving, Sr., a merchant and a deacon of the Presbyterian church, and Sarah Sanders. Their youngest child was the future author Washington Irving...

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