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Austen, Sir Francis Williamlocked

(1774–1865)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert

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Austen, Sir Francis William (1774–1865), naval officer, fifth son of the Revd George Austen (1731–1805), rector of Steventon in Hampshire, and his wife, Cassandra (1739–1827), daughter of the Revd Thomas Leigh, was born at Steventon on 23 April 1774. He was the brother of ...

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