Reference Entry

Molesworth, Sir William, eighth baronet (1810–1855), politician

Peter Burroughs

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Molesworth, Sir William, eighth baronet (1810–1855), politician, was born on 23 May 1810 at Upper Brook Street, London, the eldest of five children of Sir Arscott Ourry Molesworth, seventh baronet (1790?–1823), landowner, and Mary (1779?–1877), daughter of Patrick Brown of Edinburgh. The Molesworths...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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