Brenton, Edward Pelham, 1774-1839

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Epithet: Captain; RN

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Brenton entered the navy in 1788. He was made lieutenant, 1795; commander, 1802; and captain, 1808. He saw little active service after 1813. Among his published works are: "Naval History of Great Britain from the Year 1738 to 1822" in 1823; and "Life and Correspondence of John, Earl of St. Vincent" in 1838.

From the description of Brenton correspondence, 1819-1836. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78118096

From the description of Brenton correspondence, 1819-1836. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702146664

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associatedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Cockburn, George, Sir, 1772-1853. person
associatedWith De Saumarez, James Saumarez, Baron, 1757-1836. person
associatedWith Keats, Richard Goodwin, Sir, 1757-1834. person
associatedWith Milne, David, Sir, 1763-1845. person
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Birth 1774-07-20

Death 1839-04-06

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