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Keppel, William Anne, second earl of Albemarle (1702-1754), army officer

Jonathan Spain

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/15443
Keppel, William Anne, second earl of Albemarle (1702-1754), army officer

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Keppel, William Anne, second earl of Albemarle (1702-1754), army officer, was born at Whitehall, London, on 5 June 1702, the only son of Arnold Joost van Keppel, first earl (1669/1670-1718), and his wife, Geertruid Johanna Quirina van der Duyn (d. 1741). He was baptized at the Chapel Royal, and Queen ...

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