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Bickerton, Sir Richard, first baronetlocked

  • A. W. H. Pearsall


Bickerton, Sir Richard, first baronet (1727–1792), naval officer, was born on 23 June 1727 and baptized on 4 July at St Mary Magdalen, Bridgnorth, the third son of Lieutenant Henry Bickerton, 4th dragoon guards, and his wife, Mary, née Dowdall, from Carrickfergus. Bickerton...

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