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Knight, Sir Johnlocked

(bap. 1747, d. 1831)
  • Susanna Fisher

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Knight, Sir John (bap. 1747, d. 1831), naval officer and surveyor, was baptized on 21 February 1747 at Dundee, the fourth of five known children of Rear-Admiral John Knight (c.1710–1788) and his wife, Jean Hay. In 1758 Knight joined the frigate ...

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