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Symons, Sir William Pennlocked

  • E. M. Lloyd
  • , revised by James Lunt


Symons, Sir William Penn (1843–1899), army officer, was born at Hatt, east Cornwall, on 17 July 1843, the eldest son of William Symons (1818–1883) of Hatt and Caroline Anne Southwell, daughter of William Courtis of Plymouth. His father was recorder of Saltash (1846–71) and claimed descent from ...

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