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Stephens, Sir Philip, baronet (1723-1809), Admiralty official

Roger Knight

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/26391
Stephens, Sir Philip, baronet (1723-1809), Admiralty official

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Stephens, Sir Philip, baronet (1723-1809), Admiralty official, was the third and youngest son of Nathaniel Stephens (1679-1730), rector of Alphamstone, Essex, and Ellis, née Deane (d. 1762). He was born on 11 October 1723 in the neighbouring village of Bures and educated in the free school at Harwich. His eldest ...

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