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Herbert [formerly Clive], Edward, second earl of Powis (1785-1848), politician

George Barker and Colin Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Herbert [formerly Clive], Edward, second earl of Powis (1785-1848), politician, born on 22 March 1785, was the eldest son of Edward Clive, who was created earl of Powis in 1804, and his wife, Lady Henrietta Antonia Herbert (1758-1830), only surviving daughter of Henry (c.1703-1772), first earl of Powis (created 1748), ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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