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date: 20 October 2019

Alms, Jameslocked

(1728–1791)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by A. W. H. Pearsall

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Alms, James (1728–1791), naval officer, was born on 15 July 1728 at Gosport, the son of John Alms, said to be a servant of the duke of Richmond, and his wife, Mary. After serving in merchant ships he entered the navy about 1740 in the ...

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