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date: 30 October 2020

Chamberlayne, Thomaslocked

(fl. 1609–1638)
  • Chester S. L. Dunning

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Chamberlayne, Thomas (fl. 1609–1638), soldier and expert on Russia, began his eighteen-year military career as a sentinel and rose to the rank of captain; nothing is known about his birth, family, or education. In 1609, with the approval of the English government, he assisted ...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
English Historical Review
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