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Strachey, Sir John (1823-1907), administrator in India

B. R. Tomlinson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/36339

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Strachey, Sir John (1823-1907), administrator in India, born in London on 5 June 1823, was the fifth son of Edward Strachey (1774-1832) Strachey, Sir Edward (1812-1901) and his wife, Julia, youngest daughter of Major-General William Kirkpatrick. Sir Edward Strachey (1812-1901) and Sir Richard Strachey (1817-1908) were his elder brothers. After ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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