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Edward Pellew Mainwaring


Naval officer. Born in Malta. Second son of Rowland Mainwaring of Whitmore Hall, and heir following the death of his elder brother in 1826. Educated at the Royal Naval College and served on HMS Columbine from 1830. Left the navy in 1835.


Cavenagh-Mainwaring [1934], p. 105.


Cavenagh-Mainwaring, J. G. [1934.] The Mainwarings of Whitmore and Biddulph in the county of Stafford. An account of the family, and its connections by marriage and descent; with special reference to the Manor of Whitmore. [Kendal]: [Titus Wilson & Son].