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Martin, Sir William Fanshawe, fourth baronetlocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert


Martin, Sir William Fanshawe, fourth baronet (1801–1895), naval officer, son of Sir Thomas Byam Martin (1773–1854) and his wife, Catherine, daughter of Captain Robert Fanshawe RN, was born on 5 December 1801. He entered the navy in June 1813, served under his father's flag off the ...

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