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Lindsay, Sir Johnlocked

(1737–1788)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Clive Wilkinson

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Lindsay, Sir John (1737–1788), naval officer, was the younger son of Sir Alexander Lindsay of Evelix, near Dorloch in Easter Ross, and Emilia, daughter of David Murray, fifth Viscount Stormont, and sister of William Murray, first earl of Mansfield. Lindsay was made a lieutenant in 1756 commanding the fireship ...

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