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date: 16 April 2021

Adam, Sir Charleslocked

(1780–1853)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert

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Adam, Sir Charles (1780–1853), naval officer, was born at Brighton, Sussex, on 6 October 1780, the second son of William Adam (1751–1839), of Blairadam, Kinross, and of Eleanora (1749–1808), daughter of the tenth Lord Elphinstone, and sister of Captain Elphinstone, afterwards Admiral Lord Keith...

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