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Rennell, Jameslocked

(1742–1830)
  • Andrew S. Cook

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Rennell, James (1742–1830), cartographer, was born on 3 December 1742 at Upcot, near Chudleigh, Devon, the younger child and only son of Captain John Rennell (d. 1747), of the Royal Artillery, and his wife, Anne, née Clarke (d. 1776). His father's death in action in the ...

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