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Bickerton, Sir Richard Hussey, second baronet (1759-1832), naval officer

John Knox Laughton and Nicholas Tracy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Bickerton, Sir Richard Hussey, second baronet (1759-1832), naval officer, was born on 11 October 1759, the only surviving son of Sir Richard Bickerton, first baronet (1727-1792), rear-admiral and politician, and Mary Anne, daughter of Thomas Hussey of Wrexham. He entered the navy in December 1771, on the Marlborough, then commanded ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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