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Murray, Sir John, eighth baronet (1768?-1827), army officer

Henry Manners Chichester and Roger Stearn

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Murray, Sir John, eighth baronet (1768?-1827), army officer, was the eldest son of Sir Robert Murray, sixth baronet (d. 1771), and his second wife, Susan, daughter of John Renton of Lamberton. He was half-brother of Sir James Murray-Pulteney. Educated at Westminster, he was appointed ensign, 3rd foot guards (Scots guards) ...

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