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date: 09 May 2021

Penrose, Sir Charles Vinicombelocked

(1759–1830)
  • Christopher D. Hall

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Penrose, Sir Charles Vinicombe (1759–1830), naval officer, was born in the parish of St Gluvias near Penryn on 20 June 1759, the youngest of seven children of John Penrose (1713–1776), vicar of St Gluvias and letter writer, and his wife, Elizabeth (1718–1782), daughter of the ...

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