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Holmes, Sir Johnlocked

  • J. D. Davies


Holmes, Sir John (1639/40–1683), naval officer, was the son of Henry Holmes of Mallow, co. Cork, and a younger brother of Admiral Sir Robert Holmes. The reference to him as a ‘land officer’ in the duke of Albemarle's letter-book for 1665 (NMM, LBK-47...

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