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Pye, Sir Thomaslocked

(1708/9–1785)
  • Roger Knight

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Pye, Sir Thomas (1708/9–1785), naval officer, was the son of Henry Pye (1683–1749) and his wife, Anne, née Bathurst. Through his mother he was related to Allen, first Earl Bathurst, a political strength which ensured peacetime commands and steady promotion during a long and undistinguished career. ...

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