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Gore, Sir Johnlocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Roger Morriss


Gore, Sir John (1772–1836), naval officer, was born at Kilkenny on 9 February 1772. He was the second son of John Gore (d. 1794), colonel of the 33rd regiment, and afterwards lieutenant-governor of the Tower of London, collaterally related to the family of the ...

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