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date: 06 May 2021

Hoste, Sir William, first baronetlocked

(1780–1828)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Michael Duffy

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Hoste, Sir William, first baronet (1780–1828), naval officer, descended from a sixteenth-century Flemish refugee family, was the second son of Dixon Hoste, rector of Godwick and Tittleshall in Norfolk, and his wife, Margaret Stanforth, of Salthouse; a younger brother was George Charles Hoste...

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