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Pellew, Edward, first Viscount Exmouth

Christopher D. Hall

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/21808

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Pellew, Edward, first Viscount Exmouth (1757–1833), naval officer, was born on 19 April 1757 at Dover, the second of the six children of Samuel Pellew (1713–1765), commander of a Dover Post Office packet, and his wife, Constance (d. 1812), daughter of Edward Langford...

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Subjects: Military History ; Naval Forces and Warfare

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