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date: 24 February 2020

Donnelly, Sir Rosslocked

(c. 1761–1840)
  • J. K. Laughton
  • , revised by Andrew Lambert

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Donnelly, Sir Ross (c. 1761–1840), naval officer, was the son of Dr Donnelly. After serving under Vice-Admiral Marriot Arbuthnot on the coast of North America, and at the capture of Charlestown, South Carolina, in May 1780, he was promoted on the Newfoundland station...

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