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Thornbrough, Sir Edwardlocked

(1754–1834)
  • C. H. H. Owen

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Thornbrough, Sir Edward (1754–1834), naval officer, was born at Plymouth Dock on 27 July 1754, the only son of Commander Edward Thornbrough (d. 1784) and his wife, Mary. He had two younger sisters. In June 1761 he went to sea as servant to his father, first lieutenant of ...

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