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Barron, William (1835–1913), mariner and autobiographer

Arthur G. Credland

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography


Published online October 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/45704

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Barron, William (1835–1913), mariner and autobiographer, was born in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, on 27 April 1835, the son of William Stephenson Barron (1797–1855), mariner. After three years at the Hull Trinity House Navigation School he was apprenticed on 27 March 1849, aboard the whaleship ...

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