Reference Entry

Paget [formerly Bayly], Henry William, first marquess of Anglesey (1768-1854), army officer and politician


in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Education and early military career | Commanding the cavalry in the Peninsular War | Elopement, divorce, duel, and second marriage | Commanding allied cavalry in the Waterloo campaign | First Irish administration | Second Irish administration | Master-general of the ordnance again | Death and state funeral

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Subjects: biography ; history

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