KYRLE, JOHN


KYRLE, JOHN
   philanthropist, born in Gloucestershire; celebrated by Pope as the "Man of Ross," from the name of the place in Herefordshire where he lived; was distinguished for his benefactions; has given name to a society founded, among other things, for the betterment of the homes of the people (1637-1724).

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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