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Imray, James (1803–1870), hydrographer and stationer

Susanna Fisher.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Oceanography and Hydrology; Publishing. 1161 words.

Imray, James (1803–1870), hydrographer and stationer, was born on 16 May 1803 in Spitalfields, London, the third child and eldest son of the six children of James Imray (1761/2–1830), a...

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Moore, John Evelyn (1921–2010), naval officer and editor

Guy Liardet.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Literature; Publishing. 1004 words.

Moore, John Evelyn (1921–2010), naval officer and editor, was born on 1 November 1921 at Sant'Ilario, near Genoa, Italy, the son of William John Moore, import and export businessman, and...

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Tapp, John (c. 1575–1631), writer on navigation and publisher

Peter Le Fevre.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History; Travel and Holiday; Literary Studies (Travel Literature); Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Publishing. 700 words.

Tapp, John (c. 1575–1631), writer on navigation and publisher, was entered as an apprentice to the Drapers' Company in 1589 and was discharged in 1596. In the same year, while living near...

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