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Wood, Charles, first Viscount Halifax (1800–1885), politician

David Steele

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Wood, Charles, first Viscount Halifax (1800–1885), politician, was born at Pontefract on 20 December 1800, the elder son of Sir Francis Lindley Wood, second baronet (d. 1846), of Hickleton Hall, near Doncaster, and his wife Anne, daughter of Samuel Buck, recorder of ...

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