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Finlay, Kirkmanlocked

(supp. c. 1802–1828)
  • Monica Clough


Finlay, Kirkman (supp.c. 1802–1828), supposed philhellene, was shot through the head while rallying his men against a sortie of Turks from the fortress of Chios in the Aegean Sea on 29 January 1828, according to his obituary (GM); at the time of his death he was said to be 'about twenty-six'. He was said to have been the son of ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
Gentleman's Magazine