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Porter, George [known as Captain Porter]locked

(c. 1659–1728)
  • Paul Hopkins

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Porter, George [known as Captain Porter] (c. 1659–1728), Jacobite conspirator and informer, was probably born in London, the only son of the dramatist Thomas Porter (1636–1680) by his second, legal, marriage to his first wife Anne Blount (c.1637–1659). His paternal grandfather was the courtier ...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
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