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Royal Naval Biography/Popham, Joseph Lamb


JOSEPH LAMB POPHAM, Esq.
[Post-Captain of 1806.]

This officer is a half-brother of the late Rear-Admiral Sir Home Popham, K.C.B. He was made a Lieutenant in 1794, advanced to the rank of Commander in 1797, and posted Jan. 22, 1806. He married, June 17, 1801, Miss Wallis, of Trevarno, near Helstone, in Cornwall.