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Byng, John, first earl of Strafford (1772-1860), army officer

Henry Morse Stephens and John Sweetman

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/4264
Byng, John, first earl of Strafford (1772-1860), army officer

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Byng, John, first earl of Strafford (1772-1860), army officer, was born in Hill Street, Berkeley Square, London, the third son of the three sons and two daughters of George Byng (1735-1789) of Wrotham Park, Middlesex, and his wife, Anne, daughter of the Rt Hon. William Conolly of Castledown, Ireland, and ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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