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Blake, Sir Francis, second baronetlocked

(1736/7–1818)
  • Gordon Goodwin
  • , revised by Philip Carter

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Blake, Sir Francis, second baronet (1736/7–1818), political writer, was the eldest surviving son of Sir Francis Blake, first baronet (1707/8–1780), of Twisell Castle, Norham, co. Durham, mathematician, and his wife, Isabel (c.1710–1741), second daughter and coheir of Samuel Ayton of West Herrington, co. Durham...

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Gentleman's Magazine
J. Venn & J. A. Venn, , 2 pts in 10 vols. (1922–54); repr. in 2 vols. (1974–8)