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date: 19 September 2019

Sharpeigh, Alexanderlocked

(d. 1613)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Trevor Dickie

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Sharpeigh, Alexander (d. 1613), merchant and sea captain, from Biddenden, Kent, was in 1608 and 1609 the commander of the East India Company's fourth voyage to Aden, Surat, and Bantam. In his youth he served as an apprentice to a member of the ...

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