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John Carne

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John Carne (1789–1844) was an British traveller and author.

Carne was born on 18 June 1789, probably in Truro, Cornwall. His father, William Carne, was a merchant and banker at Penzance, where he died on 4 July 1838; he married in 1780 Miss Anna Cock, who died on 8 Nov. 1822. His eldest brother was Joseph Carne.

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