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... Isaac Penington (1616–1679) was one of the early members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) ... Penington was the oldest son of Isaac Penington, a Puritan who had served as the Lord Mayor of London ... Penington married a widow named Mary Springett and they had five children ...
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