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Hood, Alexander, Viscount Bridportlocked

(1726–1814)
  • Roger Morriss

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Hood, Alexander, Viscount Bridport (1726–1814), naval officer and politician, was born on 2 December 1726, second son of Samuel Hood (d. 1777), vicar of Butleigh, Somerset, and Mary, daughter of Richard Hoskins of Beaminster, Dorset. He was the younger brother of Samuel Hood (later ...

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