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Phil   Link to this

Brother of Jane Birch (Pepys' maid) http://www.pepysdiary.com/encyclopedia/149/ and William Birch http://www.pepysdiary.com/encyclopedia/1008/ .

Wayneman Birch was Pepys' servant from September 1660. Wheatley's footnotes confusingly refer to him as "Will Wayneman".

Pauline   Link to this

Claire Tomalin reports that when he joined the household he was 10-12 years old.

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