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Martin, Sir Georgelocked

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


Martin, Sir George (1764–1847), naval officer, was the youngest son of William Martin (d. 1766), captain RN, and his wife, Arabella, daughter of Sir William Rowley, admiral of the fleet. His grandfather Bennet Martin MD was a brother of William Martin, admiral of the fleet. Many members of his mother's family attained naval distinction, and by her second marriage, to ...

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