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Ward, Sir Henry George (1797-1860), politician and colonial governor

Anthony Seymour

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/28685
Ward, Sir Henry George (1797-1860), politician and colonial governor

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Ward, Sir Henry George (1797-1860), politician and colonial governor, was born on 27 February 1797 in London, the only son of Robert Plumer Ward (1765-1846), novelist and politician, afterwards of Gilston Park, Hertfordshire, and his first wife, Catherine Julia (1772-1821), daughter of Christopher Thompson Maling of West Herrington, co. Durham. ...

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