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date: 18 October 2019

Braithwaite, John locked

  • Stanley Lane-Poole
  • , revised by William Ronald Braithwaite


Braithwaite, John (1696–1740), soldier and diplomatist, was the second of three sons born to John Braithwaite (1666–1739), a member of a prominent Westmorland family, and his wife, Silvestra Cooke (d. 1739). In his preface to his History of the Revolutions in the Empire of Morocco...

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