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Austen, Sir Francis William (1774–1865), naval officer

J. K. Laughton

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/903

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Austen, Sir Francis William (1774–1865), naval officer, fifth son of the Revd George Austen (1731–1805), rector of Steventon in Hampshire, and his wife, Cassandra (1739–1827), daughter of the Revd Thomas Leigh, was born at Steventon on 23 April 1774. He was the brother of ...

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Subjects: Military History ; Naval Forces and Warfare

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