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Moorsom, Constantine Richard (1792-1861), naval officer

Elaine Drake

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/19155
Moorsom, Constantine Richard (1792-1861), naval officer


Moorsom, Constantine Richard (1792-1861), naval officer, was born on 22 September 1792 at High Stakesby, Whitby, North Riding of Yorkshire, the eldest son of Admiral Sir Robert Moorsom and his wife, Eleanor, née Scarth (1765-1828). William Scarth Moorsom and Henry Robert Moorsom, who died in command of the sloop Jasper ...

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