Reference Entry

Grey, Charles (1804-1870), army officer and courtier

Kim Reynolds

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Grey, Charles (1804-1870), army officer and courtier, second surviving son of Charles Grey, second Earl Grey (1764-1845), and his wife, Mary Elizabeth Ponsonby (1776-1861), was born at Howick Hall, Northumberland, on 15 March 1804. He was educated at home under the supervision of his father, and entered the army in ...

Reference Entry.  417 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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