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date: 01 March 2021

Anderson, Jameslocked

  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert


Anderson, James (1765–1835), naval officer, was born in September 1765 in Scotland. He served through the American War of Independence as a midshipman, and after rejoining the navy in 1793, following colonial service in the West Indies, through the first French revolutionary war as a lieutenant. In September 1790 he married ...

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