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Kenyon, George, second Baron Kenyon (1776-1855), activist against Catholic emancipation

John Wolffe

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/38921
Kenyon, George, second Baron Kenyon (1776-1855), activist against Catholic emancipation

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Kenyon, George, second Baron Kenyon (1776-1855), activist against Catholic emancipation, was born in the parish of St Giles-in-the-Fields, London, on 22 July 1776, the second son of Lloyd Kenyon, first Baron Kenyon (1732-1802), lord chief justice of England, and his wife, Mary (1741-1808), third daughter of George Kenyon of Peel ...

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