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Markham, Johnlocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Roger Morriss


Markham, John (1761–1827), naval officer, second son of William Markham (bap. 1719, d. 1807), archbishop of York, and Sarah, daughter of John Goddard, a Rotterdam merchant, was born in Westminster on 13 June 1761. At the age of eight he went to Westminster School...

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