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First Reading

Lurker  •  Link

"A coxcomb"

Second Reading

San Diego Sarah  •  Link

Henry Jowles, naval lieutenant; of Chatham -- considered "a coxcomb" -- married Rebecca Allen, spinster (about 18), daughter of John Allen, to Henry Jowles, of Chatham, Kent, bachelor (about 24), in August, 1662 (Chester's "London Marriage Licences," ed. Foster, col. 779) -- Wheatley, 1904.

So he is Capt. John and Mrs. Allen's son-in-law.

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