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date: 21 February 2020

Dent, Edward Johnlocked

(1790–1853)
  • G. C. Boase
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Dent, Edward John (1790–1853), chronometer maker, was born on 19 August 1790 in Portugal Street, Westminster, the elder of two sons of John Dent (b. 1767), an officer of the East India Company, and his first wife, Elizabeth, formerly Chapman (d...

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