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Howard, Sir George (bap. 1718, d. 1796), army officer and politician

Jonathan Spain

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/13900

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Howard, Sir George (bap. 1718, d. 1796), army officer and politician, was baptized at Great Bookham, Surrey, on 20 June 1718, the eldest son of Lieutenant-General Thomas Howard (1684-1753) of Great Bookham, and his wife, Mary, the youngest daughter of William Moreton, bishop of Meath, and his second wife, Mary. ...

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