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Ramsay, James Andrew Broun, first marquess of Dalhousie (1812–1860), governor-general of India

David J. Howlett

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/23088

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Ramsay, James Andrew Broun, first marquess of Dalhousie (1812–1860), governor-general of India, was born at Dalhousie Castle, Bonnyrigg, Midlothian, on 22 April 1812, the youngest of three sons of George Ramsay, ninth earl of Dalhousie (1770–1838), soldier, and colonial governor, and his wife, ...

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