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Watson, Charleslocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by A. W. H. Pearsall


Watson, Charles (1714–1757), naval officer, was the son of John Watson, prebendary of Westminster (d. 1724); his mother was the daughter of Alexander Parker. Watson entered the navy in 1728 as a volunteer per order on the Romney (Captain Charles Brown...

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