Authorized Form of NameBoswell; Sir; William (-1650); diplomat and patron of learning
TypeOfEntityPerson
SurnameBoswell
PreTitleSir
ForenamesWilliam
Dates-1650
CodeGB/109/14808
Epithetdiplomat and patron of learning
ActivityChief secretary to the English ambassador in Paris, Edward Herbert, Lord Herbert of Cherbury; ambassador at The Hague.
GenderMale
SourceOxford Dictionary of National Biography; National Register of Archives

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