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Wheler, Sir Francis

C. S. Knighton

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Wheler, Sir Francis (c. 1656–1694), naval officer, was the youngest son of Sir Charles Wheler, second baronet (c.1620–1683), of Birdingbury, Warwickshire, and his wife, Dorothy (d. 1684), daughter of Sir Francis Bindloss, of Borwick Hall, Lancashire. The Whelers had sold their original ...

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Subjects: Military History ; Naval Forces and Warfare

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