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Grote, George (1794–1871), historian and politician

Joseph Hamburger

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/11677

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Grote, George (1794–1871), historian and politician, was born on 17 November 1794 at Clay Hill, near Beckenham, Kent, the eldest of the eleven children of George Grote (1762–1830), banker, and Selina Mary Peckwell (1774–1845), daughter of the Revd Henry Peckwell and his wife, ...

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Subjects: Education ; History ; UK Politics

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