John Cullum

Sir John Cullum, sixth baronet, was a writer, naturalist and antiquary active in the late-18th century. He was the son of Sir John Cullum, fifth baronet, owner of Hawstead Place and Hardwick House in Suffolk, England. Cullum was born at Hawstead Place on 21 June 1733. Cullum died on 9 October 1785 at Hardwick House and was later buried under a large stone at the north door of Hawstead church.

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Blatchly, J.M., ‘Cullum, Sir John, sixth baronet (1733–1785)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004) <http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/6878> [accessed 26 December 2007]

The National Archives, National Register of Archives, Person Details, 'Cullum, Sir John (1733-1785) 6th Baronet Clergyman Antiquary and Naturalist, GB/NNAF/P142746' <http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/nra/searches/SubjectView.asp?ID=P7124> [accessed 26 December 2007]

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