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Harcourt [formerly Venables-Vernon], Edward (1757-1847), archbishop of York

Nigel R. Aston

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Harcourt [formerly Venables-Vernon], Edward (1757-1847), archbishop of York, was born at Sudbury Hall, Derbyshire, on 10 October 1757, the second and younger son of George Venables-Vernon, first Baron Vernon of Kinderton (1710-1780), and his third wife, Martha (1715-1794), third daughter of Simon Harcourt Harcourt, Simon, first Viscount Harcourt and sister ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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