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Yorke, Charles Philip (1764-1834), politician

Roland Thorne

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/30239
Yorke, Charles Philip (1764-1834), politician


Yorke, Charles Philip (1764-1834), politician, born on 12 March 1764, was second son of Charles Yorke (1722-1770), lord chancellor, the first with his second wife, Agneta (1740-1820), the daughter of Henry Johnson of Great Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire. A sister, Caroline, later countess of St Germans (d. 1818), and Admiral Joseph Sydney ...

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