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Call, Sir John, first baronet (1732-1801), East India Company servant and military engineer

David Prior

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/4393
Call, Sir John, first baronet (1732-1801), East India Company servant and military engineer

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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 of Shernick Farm in Launcells. He ...

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