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Hervey, William, Baron Hervey of Kidbrooke and Baron Hervey of Rosslocked

(d. 1642)
  • John C. Appleby

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Hervey, William, Baron Hervey of Kidbrooke and Baron Hervey of Ross (d. 1642), naval officer, was the only son of Henry Hervey, of Kidbrooke, Kent, and his wife, Jane, daughter of James Thomas of Llanfihangel, Monmouthshire. As a young man Hervey served aboard the lord admiral's flagship during the Armada campaign of 1588, earning renown in the action off ...

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