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Burnaby, Sir Williamlocked

(c. 1710–1776)
  • Kenneth Breen

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Burnaby, Sir William (c. 1710–1776), naval officer, of Broughton Hall, Oxfordshire, was the son of John Burnaby of Kensington, and Clara, daughter of Sir Edward Wood. He was the third of four surviving sons: John, who became minister to the Swiss cantons and secretary to ...

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