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Hodgetts, James Fredericklocked

(1828–1906)
  • Alexander Gordon
  • , revised by Victoria Millar

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Hodgetts, James Frederick (1828–1906), children's writer and naval officer, son of James Hodgetts (d. 1830) and his wife, Judith, daughter of Richard May, portrait painter, was born in London on 18 January 1828. After his father's death his mother married the writer on science ...

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