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Call, Sir John, first baronet

D. L. Prior

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/4393

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Call, Sir John, first baronet (1732–1801), East India Company servant and military engineer, was born on 30 June 1732 at Fenny Park, near Tiverton, Devon, the son of John Call (1704–1766) of Prestacott in Launcells, Cornwall, and his wife, Jane, daughter of John Mill...

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Subjects: US Politics ; US Colonial and Revolutionary History ; Colonialism and Imperialism ; Manufacturing ; History of Manufacturing and Construction ; Military History ; Warfare and Defence

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