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Wise, William Furlonglocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert


Wise, William Furlong (1784–1844), naval officer, son of George Furlong Wise of Woolston, near Kingsbridge, Devon, and his wife, Jane, sister of Vice-Admiral James Richard Dacres (1749–1810) and of Vice-Admiral Sir Richard Dacres (1761–1837), was born at Woolston on 21 August 1784. He entered the ...

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