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Shipp, Johnlocked

(1785–1834)
  • Thomas Seccombe
  • , revised by James Lunt

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Shipp, John (1785–1834), army officer and author, younger son of Thomas Shipp, a marine, and his wife, Laetitia, was born at Saxmundham, Suffolk, on 16 March 1785. His mother died in poor circumstances in 1789, his elder brother was lost at sea, and ...

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