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Broughton, William Robertlocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Roger Morriss


Broughton, William Robert (1762–1821), naval officer, was born on 22 March 1762 (and baptized at St Stephen Walbrook, London, on 26 March 1762), the son of Charles Broughton (1734/5–1820), a merchant trading in Hamburg, and his wife, Anne Elizabeth, daughter of the baron de Hertoghe...

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