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Tryon, Sir George (1832-1893), naval officer

John Knox Laughton and Andrew D. Lambert

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Tryon, Sir George (1832-1893), naval officer, third son of Thomas Tryon (d. 1872) of Bulwick Park, Northamptonshire, and his wife, Anne (d. 1877), daughter of Sir John Trollope, sixth baronet, was born on 4 January 1832. The Tryons are believed to have been of Dutch origin, but had resided at ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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