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Berkeley, (George Charles) Grantley Fitzhardinge (1800-1881), politician and sportsman

Charles Kent and Julian Lock

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/2212
Berkeley, (George Charles) Grantley Fitzhardinge (1800-1881), politician and sportsman

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Berkeley, (George Charles) Grantley Fitzhardinge (1800-1881), politician and sportsman, was born at Cranford House, Hounslow, Middlesex, on 10 February 1800, the sixth son of Frederick Augustus Berkeley, fifth earl of Berkeley (1745-1810), and the second legitimate son after the earl's marriage, on 16 May 1796, to Mary Cole (1766/7-1844). His ...

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