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Darby, Georgelocked

(c. 1720–1790)
  • Ruddock Mackay

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Darby, George (c. 1720–1790), naval officer, may have been the son of Jonathan Darby (d. 1742/3), of Leap Castle, King's county, Ireland, though further details of his upbringing are unknown. He entered the navy as a volunteer per order in the Sunderland...

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