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date: 17 October 2019

Ekins, Sir Charleslocked

(1768–1855)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert

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Ekins, Sir Charles (1768–1855), naval officer and naval historian, son of Dr Jeffery Ekins (1731–1791), dean of Carlisle, and his wife, Anne, daughter of Philip Baker, was born at Quainton rectory, Buckinghamshire, where his father was then rector. He entered the navy in March 1781, on the ...

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