Reference Entry

Russell, Lord George William (1790-1846), army officer and diplomatist

Ernest Marsh Lloyd, Thomas Seccombe and James Falkner

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Russell, Lord George William (1790-1846), army officer and diplomatist, was second son of John Russell, sixth duke of Bedford (1766-1839), and his first wife, Georgiana Elizabeth (d. 11 Oct 1801), second daughter of George Byng, fourth Viscount Torrington. Lord John Russell (later Earl Russell) was his younger brother. He was ...

Reference Entry.  1425 words. 

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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