Reference Entry

Russell, John, sixth duke of Bedford (1766-1839), landowner

Michael Thompson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Russell, John, sixth duke of Bedford (1766-1839), landowner, was born on 30 September 1766 at Bedford House, Bloomsbury, London, the second son of Francis Russell, marquess of Tavistock (1739-1767), and his wife, Lady Elizabeth Keppel (1739-1767), sixth daughter of William Anne Keppel, second earl of Albemarle, and the grandson of ...

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