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Broughton, William Robertlocked

(1762–1821)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Roger Morriss

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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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