Hornby, Sir Geoffrey Thomas Phipps

1825-1895.

British Admiral of the Fleet. He was the son of Admiral Sir Phipps Hornby, the first cousin and brother-in-law of Edward Stanley, 13th Earl of Derby, by a daughter of Lieutenant-General Burgoyne, commonly distinguished as “Saratoga” Burgoyne.

27.viii.58, 12.x.59.

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