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Spratt, Jameslocked

  • J. K. Laughton
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Spratt, James (1771–1853), naval officer, a descendant of the Revd Devereux Spratt (d. 1688) of Mitchelstown, co. Cork, where the family settled, was born at Harrel's Cross, co. Dublin, on 3 May 1771. After several years in the merchant navy he entered the ...

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Gentleman's Magazine
W. R. O'Byrne, (1849); repr. (1990); [2nd edn], 2 vols. (1861)