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date: 19 October 2019

Harvey, Sir Henrylocked

(1737–1810)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Christopher Doorne

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Harvey, Sir Henry (1737–1810), naval officer, was born in July 1737, the second son of Richard Harvey of Eastry, Kent, and Elizabeth, née Nichols. The Harvey family, long settled in the county, was connected by marriage with Captain Peircy Brett who was later knighted for his services to the navy. ...

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