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date: 14 October 2019

Mordaunt, Sir Johnlocked

  • Clive Towse


Mordaunt, Sir John (1696/7–1780), army officer, was the eldest son of Lieutenant-General Harry Mordaunt (1663–1720), MP and treasurer of the ordnance, a brother of Charles Mordaunt, third earl of Peterborough, and his first wife, Margaret (1674–1706), illegitimate daughter of Sir Thomas Spencer, third baronet...

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