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George Downing

George Downing, Irish diplomat.

Background

  • Downing, George was born in August 1623 in Dublin, Ireland. Son of Emmanuel and Lucy (Winthrop) Downing.

  • Education

    • Graduated from Harvard, (1st graduating class), 1642.

    Career

    • Minister to The Hague, Netherlands.

    Connections

    • father: Emmanuel Downing
    • mother: Lucy (Winthrop) Downing
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    Born August, 1623
    Died July, 1684
    (aged 60)
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