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Gronow, Rees Howell (1794-1865), writer

Christopher Hibbert

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/11654
Gronow, Rees Howell (1794-1865), writer


Gronow, Rees Howell (1794-1865), writer, was the eldest son of William Gronow, a prosperous Welsh landowner of Court Herbert, Glamorgan, and his wife, Anne, only daughter of Rees Howell of Gwryd. He was born on 7 May 1794 and educated at Eton College when John Keate was headmaster and P. ...

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