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Baring, Francis Thornhill, first Baron Northbrook (1796-1866), politician

David Steele

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/1383
Baring, Francis Thornhill, first Baron Northbrook (1796-1866), politician

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Baring, Francis Thornhill, first Baron Northbrook (1796-1866), politician, was born at Calcutta on 20 April 1796, the eldest son of Sir Thomas Baring, second baronet (1772-1848), then in the East India Company's civil service, and his wife, Mary Ursula (d. 1846), daughter of Charles Sealy, barrister, of Calcutta. Thomas Baring ...

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