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date: 20 October 2020

Moore, Thomas Edward Lawslocked

(c. 1820–1872)
  • A. G. E. Jones

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Moore, Thomas Edward Laws (c. 1820–1872), naval officer and polar explorer, was born in Brompton, Chatham, Kent. Nothing is known of his family or youth. He entered the Royal Navy as volunteer of the first class on 19 October 1833, but his early years in the service cannot be traced. From 1839 to 1843 he took part in ...

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National Portrait Gallery, London
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
(1801–)
W. R. O'Byrne, (1849); repr. (1990); [2nd edn], 2 vols. (1861)