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Tarleton, Sir Banastre, baronet (1754-1833), army officer and politician

Stephen Conway

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/26970
Tarleton, Sir Banastre, baronet (1754-1833), army officer and politician

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Tarleton, Sir Banastre, baronet (1754-1833), army officer and politician, was the second son of John Tarleton (1719-1773) of Aigburth, Liverpool, merchant and shipowner in the sugar and slave trades, and mayor of Liverpool in 1764, and his wife, Jane (d. 1797), daughter of Banastre Parker of Cuerden, Lancashire. Banastre Tarleton ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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