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Stanley, Edward George Geoffrey Smith, fourteenth earl of Derby (1799–1869), prime minister

Angus Hawkins

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/26265

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Stanley, Edward George Geoffrey Smith, fourteenth earl of Derby (1799–1869), prime minister, was born on 29 March 1799 at Knowsley Hall, Lancashire, the eldest son of Edward Smith Stanley, thirteenth earl of Derby (1775–1851), and his wife, Charlotte Margaret (1778–1817), his first cousin and the second daughter of the ...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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