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Worsley, Sir Richard, seventh baronet (1751-1805), antiquary and politician

Nigel R. Aston

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/29986
Worsley, Sir Richard, seventh baronet (1751-1805), antiquary and politician

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Worsley, Sir Richard, seventh baronet (1751-1805), antiquary and politician, was born on 13 February 1751, the son of Sir Thomas Worsley, sixth baronet (1728-1768), of Appuldurcombe, Isle of Wight, and his wife, Elizabeth (1731-1800), daughter of John Boyle, fifth earl of Cork and Orrery and Henrietta, his first wife. He ...

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