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Bartholomew, David Ewenlocked

(1767/8–1821)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert

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Bartholomew, David Ewen (d. 1821), naval officer, was a native of Linlithgowshire. An experienced merchant seaman, having sailed to the Baltic, the West Indies, and the Greenland whale fishery, he was pressed in London in 1795. He appears to have had a superior education relative to social status and was shortly after his impressment rated as a midshipman. He served in the ...

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