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date: 25 February 2021

Watson, Sir Brook, first baronetlocked

(1735–1807)
  • E. M. Lloyd
  • , revised by John C. Shields

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Watson, Sir Brook, first baronet (1735–1807), merchant and army official, born at Plymouth on 7 February 1735, was the only son of John Watson of Hull and his second wife, Sarah Schofield. He was left an orphan in 1741, was sent to Boston...

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