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date: 17 October 2019

Palmer, Williamlocked

(1740–1816)
  • P. J. Marshall

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Palmer, William (1740–1816), army officer in the East India Company and diplomatist, was the son of Samuel Palmer of Holborn Yard, London, and his wife, Frances. He joined the British army, serving in the West Indies where in St Kitts in 1761 he married ...

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