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Curtis, Sir Roger, first baronetlocked

(1746–1816)
  • Roger Knight

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Curtis, Sir Roger, first baronet (1746–1816), naval officer, was born on 4 June 1746, the son of Roger Curtis, farmer. He came from Downton, Wiltshire, and entered the navy in 1762 on the Royal Sovereign (100 guns). After the treaty of Paris he went in the ...

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National Maritime Museum, London
Gentleman's Magazine
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London