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Roddam, Robertlocked

  • P. K. Crimmin


Roddam, Robert (1719–1808), naval officer, the second of the three sons of Edward Roddam and Jane, daughter of Robert Skelly, was born at Roddam Hall, Roddam, near Alnwick, Northumberland, where the family had long been established. Roddam entered the navy in 1735 on the ...

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