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Rose, George (1744–1818), politician and publicist

Roland Thorne

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Rose, George (1744–1818), politician and publicist, was born at Lethnot, Forfarshire, on 17 June 1744, the second son of the Revd David Rose (1695–1758), a nonjuring episcopalian clergyman of the parish, and the first son of his second wife, Margaret (1705–1785), the daughter of a clansman, ...

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Subjects: Journalism ; UK Politics

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