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Porter, Sir Robert Ker [pseud. Reynold Steinkirk]locked

(1777–1842)
  • Thomas Seccombe
  • , revised by Raymond Lister

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Porter, Sir Robert Ker [pseud. Reynold Steinkirk] (1777–1842), painter, writer, and diplomat, was born in Durham on 26 April 1777, one of the five children of William Porter (1735–1779), who was buried at St Oswald's, Durham, in 1779 after twenty-three years' service as surgeon to the ...

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