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McClintock, Sir (Francis) Leopold (1819-1907), naval officer and Arctic explorer

Leonard George Carr Laughton and Roger A. Morriss

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/34684
McClintock, Sir (Francis) Leopold (1819-1907), naval officer and Arctic explorer

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McClintock, Sir (Francis) Leopold (1819-1907), naval officer and Arctic explorer, born at Dundalk, co. Louth, on 8 July 1819, was the eldest son of Henry McClintock, formerly of the 3rd dragoon guards, customs collector of Dundalk, and his wife, Elizabeth Melesina, daughter of the Ven. George Fleury, archdeacon of Waterford. ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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