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date: 20 October 2019

Napier, Henry Edwardlocked

  • G. C. Boase
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert


Napier, Henry Edward (1789–1853), naval officer and historian, born at Celbridge, co. Kildare, Ireland, on 5 March 1789, was the son of Colonel George Napier (1751–1804) and his wife, Lady Sarah Napier (1745–1826), the seventh daughter of Charles Lennox, second duke of Richmond...

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