Hoste, Sir William, first baronet
- J. K. Laughton
- , revised by Michael Duffy
Hoste, Sir William, first baronet (1780–1828), naval officer, descended from a sixteenth-century Flemish refugee family, was the second son of Dixon Hoste, rector of Godwick and Tittleshall in Norfolk, and his wife, Margaret Stanforth, of Salthouse. He was born at Ingoldisthorpe, the property of his father, on 26 August 1780. ...