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Mennes, Sir Johnlocked

(1599–1671)
  • C. S. Knighton

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Mennes, Sir John (1599–1671), naval officer, was born at Sandwich, Kent, on 1 March 1599, the second son of Andrew Mennes and Jane, daughter of John Blechenden. The Mennes family was armigerous and had long been prominent in Sandwich, where both his grandfather ...

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