1-1 of 1 Results  for:

  • naval officer (East India Company) x
  • Travel and exploration x
Clear all

Article

Lynn, Thomas (1774–1847), naval officer in the East India Company and teacher of navigation  

A. M. Clerke

revised by Anita McConnell

Lynn, Thomas (1774–1847), naval officer in the East India Company and teacher of navigation, was born on 2 January 1774 at Woodbridge, Suffolk, one of at least two sons of James Lynn, a medical practitioner, and his wife, Elizabeth. In order to be accepted into the navy of the ...