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date: 27 February 2020

Gambier, James, Baron Gambierlocked

(1756–1833)
  • Richard C. Blake

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Gambier, James, Baron Gambier (1756–1833), naval officer and evangelical activist, was born at New Providence in the Bahamas on 13 October 1756, the second son of the lieutenant-governor John Gambier and Deborah, née Stiles. He was brought up in England by his aunt ...

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