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date: 15 October 2019

Mitchell, Sir Davidlocked

(c. 1650–1710)
  • John B. Hattendorf


Mitchell, Sir David (c. 1650–1710), admiral and parliamentary official, whose parents and birthplace are not known, was reportedly 'a poor boy from Scotland' (Marshall, 461), who was apprenticed to a Leith shipmaster, and later served as mate of a vessel in the ...

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National Maritime Museum, London
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Journals of the House of Lords
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