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Long, Robert Ballardlocked

  • H. M. Chichester
  • , revised by Roger T. Stearn


Long, Robert Ballard (1771–1825), army officer, one of the six children of Edward Long (1734–1813), judge and historian of Jamaica, and his wife, Mary Ballard (d. 16 July 1797, aged sixty-two), widow of John Palmer, and daughter and heir of Thomas Beckford...

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