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Parker, Sir William, first baronetlocked

(1781–1866)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert

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Parker, Sir William, first baronet (1781–1866), naval officer, was born on 1 December 1781, the third son of George Parker of Almington, Staffordshire, who was the second son of Sir Thomas Parker, lord chief baron of the exchequer, and first cousin of John Jervis, ...

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