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date: 02 March 2021

Alms, Jameslocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by A. W. H. Pearsall


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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